.xlb file extension
- Microsoft Excel toolbar (customisations) file.
Microsoft Excel uses a single file to store toolbar information (including custom toolbars), the name of this file varies according to the version of Excel being used:
Excel Version File name Excel 2003 Excel11.xlb Excel 2002 Excel10.xlb Excel 2000 Excel.xlb Excel 97 Excel8.xlb Excel 95 Excel5.xlb
.xlb files are used in versions of Excel up to and including Excel 2003. .xlb files are not used by later versions of Microsoft Excel.This file is normally hidden.
For more information see:
- www.mvps.org/dmcritchie/excel/toolbars.htm - Working with MS Excel Toolbars, Custom Buttons and Menus.
- http://exceltips.vitalnews.com/Pages/T0148_Where_is_Toolbar_Customization_Information_Stored.html - Where is Toolbar Customization Information Stored?
- http://everything.explained.at/Microsoft_Excel/ - Microsoft Excel explained.
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