How to open file with LIB extension?

LIB file description

A .LIB file is a library file that is provided as an input file to the Linker. The LIB files include the COFF (Common Object File Format) standard library files and the COFF import library files. The standard library files contain the object files and the import library file contains export information used in other programs. The LIB tool is used to create the object library file and the import library file.

Basic information about LIB file

File LIB is one of the files of the Data Files category. Its full name is Microsoft Linker input library file . File format LIB was created by N/A. If you arrived here, you are probably looking for programs that will help you support this particular file extension. In the further part of this page you will find a list of programs that support file LIB sorted by operating systems. If our database contains information about converting a LIB file, you will definitely find it here.
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Programs that support LIB file

Programs for Windows system
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What else may cause problems?
There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the LIB file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).
First - the LIB file may be incorrectly linked (associated) with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this link by yourself. To do this, right-click on the LIB file # that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the LIB file should be solved forever.
Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the LIB file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).
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