Open .cab file Extension

File Type : Archive file type

Compatible with: (Mac OSX 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12)

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ExtensionSmallImg What is .cab file?

The CAB file extension stands for the word "cabinet", which is defines the nature of these files. A CAB files is a native archive format for Mac that contains compressed data. It supports .ZIP, Quantum, and LZX data compressions used for Mac software installations such as system files, network components, and device drivers. A lot of different Microsoft installers such as Setup API, Device Installer, and AdvPack often install data from CAB files.

Recommended Software Programs to open .cab file

Apple Mac OS X:
  • Corel WinZip Mac 3
  • Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe 16
  • The Unarchiver
  • Incredible Bee Archiver
Microsoft Windows:
  • 7-Zip
  • Microsoft System Configuration Utility
  • WinInizio ZipGenius
  • Corel WinZip 18.5
  • WinRAR 5
  • IZArc
  • Microsoft Windows Installer
  • Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe 2010
  • cabextract