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CAB File
The page is a description about CAB file extension (Windows Cabinet File).
Converting CAB Files

Youconvertit can convert CAB files to the following formats:

cab to 7z (7-Zip Archive)
cab to bz2 (BZip2 Compressed Archive)
cab to bzip2 (Bzip2 Compressed Archive
cab to gz (GZIP compressed archive filee)
cab to gzip (GZIP compressed archive file)
cab to tar (Tape Archive)
cab to tbz (Bzip Compressed Tape Archive)
cab to tbz2 (Bzip2 Compressed Tape Archive)
cab to tgz (UNIX Tar File Gzipped)
cab to zip (Zip Archive)

File extension: .cab
Category: Archive Formats
Description:
Archive format native to Microsoft Windows that contains compressed data; supports .ZIP, Quantum, and LZX data compression algorithms; used for Windows software installations such as system files, network components, and device drivers.The Microsoft installers Setup API, Device Installer, and AdvPack often install data from CAB files.To run the Microsoft System Configuration Utility (msconfig.exe), a program that reads CAB files, select "Run" from the Windows Start menu, type "msconfig," and press Enter.
Start convert: Convert CAB file
Technical Details:
The CAB file type is primarily associated with 'Cabinet File' by Microsoft Corporation. Microsoft installation archive. On Windows XP: Start | Run | type in msconfig.exe and click OK. On the general tab click the Expand File tab. Fill in the necessary data. If your CAB file extension association has been disabled, see the Associated Links for a possible registry fix. Or, just re-register the DLL file with Windows. To do this on Windows XP Start | Run | type in regsvr32 %windir%\system32\cabview.dll and click OK. Other MIME types seen for CAB include: application/cab; application/x-compress; application/x-compressed;
Supported applications:
'Cabinet File' by Microsoft Corporation
Developed by: Microsoft Corporation
MIME type : vnd.ms-cab-compressed

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