File Extension XSB

.XSB File

File extension: XSB
File type: XACT


Notes about the XSB file extension:



To open this file type, a required software must be installed. Without it you only see a Windows message "The following file cannot be opened" (Windows 7) or "How do you want to open this file?" (Windows 10) if you double-click the file. There click on "More apps" and choose a suitable software to view such files on your PC or from email attachments.

The XSB file type is primarily associated with 'XACT' by Microsoft Corporation.

The .XSB file is a collection of sounds and cues used in the Xaudio module of the XACT library in the DirectX Software Development Kit. DirectX is a set of APIs for handling multimedia content on Microsoft platforms, including XBox and Windows.

Sounds stored in .XSB files are made up of tracks, where each track represents an event. Cues on the other hand are used to trigger sounds with each cue containing one or more sound(s).


Detailed information for file extension XSB:


Primary association: XACT
Company: Microsoft Corporation
File classification: Audio

Other applications associated with file type XSB:

  • Sokoban++ (Level File)Sokoban is a clasic puzzle game where you push boxes into a storage pit; but you can only push not drag. This association is classified as Game. Related links: Online Play



To change file associations press Windows Key + X and then Apps and Features > Default apps > Choose default apps by file type. Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC.

Technical data

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System Info for File Extension .XSB

The following listing is compiled from the database produced by the 'Associate This!' program, selected data from the main FILExt database and information FILExt collected directly from user systems.

ProgramID: XSetupBackup, FileType: X-Setup Backup File

ProgramID: XSetupBackup, FileType: Xteq Systems X-Setup Backup File

ProgramID: SokobanPPLevel
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Sokoban++\Sokoban.exe %1

ProgramID: XACT.xsb.File
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft DirectX 9.0 SDK (October 2005)\Utilities\Bin\x86\XACT.exe %1

ProgramID: XACT.xsb.File
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft DirectX SDK (February 2006)\Utilities\Bin\x86\XACT.exe

ProgramID: XACT.xsb.File
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft DirectX SDK (June 2006)\Utilities\Bin\x86\XACT.exe

ProgramID: XACT.xsb.File
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft DirectX SDK (August 2006)\Utilities\Bin\x86\XACT.exe

ProgramID: XACT.xsb.File
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft DirectX SDK (October 2006)\Utilities\Bin\x86\XACT.exe

ProgramID: XACT.xsb.File
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft DirectX SDK (December 2006)\Utilities\Bin\x86\XACT.exe

ProgramID: XACT.xsb.File
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft DirectX SDK (February 2007)\Utilities\Bin\x86\XACT.exe

ProgramID: XACT.xsb.File
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft DirectX SDK (April 2007)\Utilities\Bin\x86\XACT.exe


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