Open YBK file

The most common choise: Microsoft Encarta Yearbook file

How to open Microsoft Encarta Yearbook file .ybk files

ybk file icon Have you had trouble opening the ybk file on your computer? What are ybk files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is ybk file?

Files with ybk extension are used by the Microsoft Encarta Yearbook program. They store updates data.

Microsoft Encarta Yearbook file description

The ybk file extension is associated with Microsoft Encarta Yearbook. The .ybk files contain updates to articles and other content in the Encarta encyclopedia - helps keep Encarta information up-to-date without upgrading the entire program.

It is located in the "\Program Files\Microsoft Reference\Encarta Encyclopedia\UpdateXX\" directory.

Suggested software to open ybk file

Microsoft Encarta

A now discontinued encyclopedia software from Microsoft

There are other YBK filename extensions with the same .ybk suffix

ybk - YanCEyWare eBook format

A ybk file extension is associated with YanCEyWare eBook format. Probably obsolete.

What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the computer file name, so for example document-name.pdf has file extension „pdf“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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