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.SBX File Extension

File Type 1ESRI Spatial Index File

DeveloperESRI
Popularity
3.5 (4 Votes)
CategoryData Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

What is an SBX file?

File used by ESRI ArcGIS Desktop GIS mapping software; contains a spatial index for a .SHP shapefile; used to optimize queries and reduce the overall time spent accessing multidimensional object shape information.

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SBX files are optional when specifying a shapefile. However, shapefiles without spatial indexes may suffer from slow loading and rendering times.

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Programs that open SBX files
Updated 4/15/2010

File Type 2GLBasic Shoebox File

DeveloperDream Design Entertainment
Popularity
3.4 (11 Votes)
CategoryCompressed Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

.SBX File Association 2

Compressed archive created by Shoebox, a tool included with the GLBasic software development toolkit; can store application resources such as graphics, video, music, or data files; can be decompressed by the application at runtime to extract specific files.

Programs that open SBX files
Updated 11/9/2011

File Type 3Adobe Illustrator Tsume File

DeveloperAdobe Systems
Popularity
2.0 (2 Votes)
CategorySettings Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

.SBX File Association 3

File created by Illustrator, a vector graphics editing program; contains proportional kerning data for Chinese, Japanese, and Korean (CJK) characters; accompanies CJK fonts that use built-in proportional spacing; not meant to be manually opened.

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NOTE: Most CJK characters are monospaced (every character has the same horizontal and vertical length). However, when using the Tsume option, the default monospacing will change to a proportional width and height for the text.

Programs that open SBX files
Updated 12/18/2018

File Type 4SeqBox Container File

DeveloperMarco Pontello
Popularity
2.0 (1 Vote)
CategoryCompressed Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

.SBX File Association 4

An SBX file is a SeqBox (Sequenced Box) container file created by SBXEnc, a program used to secure and backup a user's files in case of system failures, loss of partition information, or any other disk problems. It contains a file that has been encoded by the SBXEnc program. SBX files store information in a collection of blocks with each block consisting of a header, unique file identifier, checksum, block sequence number, and version.

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The SeqBox format is designed to provide a safe archiving solution for securing and storing user's files. The SBXEnc program is used to encode a data file to an SBX container and the SBXDec program is used to decode the SBX file back to the original file.

Programs that open SBX files
Windows
SBXDec
Updated 3/20/2017

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