PEB File Extension

PEB file icon
Corel WordPerfect Program Editor Bottom Overflow Format
  • Developer
    Corel Corporation
  • Popularity
    3.7 (4 votes)

What is PEB file?

PEB filename suffix is mostly used for Corel WordPerfect Program Editor Bottom Overflow Format files. Corel Corporation defined the Corel WordPerfect Program Editor Bottom Overflow Format format standard. PEB file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. PEB file belongs to the Data Files category just like 1258 other filename extensions listed in our database. The most popular program for handling PEB files is WordPerfect Office, but users can choose among 1 different programs that support this file format. Software named WordPerfect Office was created by Corel Corporation. In order to find more detailed information on the software and PEB files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support PEB file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support PEB files. Files with PEB suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.

Programs that support PEB file

How to open file with PEB extension?

Being unable to open files with PEB extension can be have various origins. What is important, all common issues related to files with PEB extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with PEB files.

Step 1. Download and install WordPerfect Office

The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening PEB files is that no program that can handle PEB files is installed on user’s system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download WordPerfect Office and install it on your device. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit WordPerfect Office website and download the installer.

Step 2. Update WordPerfect Office to the latest version

You still cannot access PEB files although WordPerfect Office is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. This can be one of the causes why PEB files are not compatible with WordPerfect Office. The latest version of WordPerfect Office should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Assign WordPerfect Office to PEB files

If you have the latest version of WordPerfect Office installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage PEB on your device. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.

Change the default application in Windows

  • Right-click the PEB file and choose Open with option
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where WordPerfect Office is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open PEB files and clicking OK.

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with PEB extension, select Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • Select WordPerfect Office and click Change for all...
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with PEB extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Verify that the PEB is not faulty

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the PEB file in question. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

1. Verify that the PEB in question is not infected with a computer virus

If the PEB is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Scan the PEB file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. PEB file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

If you obtained the problematic PEB file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. When downloading the file with PEB extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Check if the user that you are logged as has administrative privileges.

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Check whether your system can handle WordPerfect Office

If the systems has insufficient resources to open PEB files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

5. Verify that your operating system and drivers are up to date

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with Corel WordPerfect Program Editor Bottom Overflow Format file. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with PEB files affecting older versions of given software.

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