YanCEyWare eBook file format and Microsoft Encarta both use YBK file extensions. YanCEyWare eBook was formed by YanCEyWare. All the software applications are available for devices running Windows, support YBK files. The Encarta Encyclopedia can be updated by .ybk files without having to update the whole program. YanCEyDesktop is a well-known and popular program that can easily manage and handle YBK files. The YanCEyWare Reader uses this YBK file format extensively, as an eBook reader application for the Windows Mobile or Pocket PC. This file was developed with large hyper-linked resources.
How to open a YBK file?
There may be different reasons that may cause difficulty in opening the YBK file. But the good thing is that it can be solved easily without detailed IT knowledge. The very common one is the absence of appropriate software that provisions the YBK file. The solution to this problem is to download a suitable application. Here are some guidelines that will help open the YBK file properly:
The greatest way to open a YBK file is to just double-click it and let the default linked application open the file. If you are incapable to open the file through this method, it may be because you do not have the exact application related to the extension to view or edit the YBK file
Try to open the YBK file using a text-editor such as Notepad, as many file types comprise just contain unformatted plain-text and can be viewed properly using this method
“Open with” option from the menu can be used to open YBK files if an application that provides them is installed, but is not being used by default. The system will store this data in its registry and use the selected program to open files with the YBK extension by default
Failure to open YBK files can also be linked to not having the required software installed on the computer. In this instance, download and install the appropriate software
Problems to open a YBK file
Sometimes when it is difficult to open and function the YBK file, here is the list of some possible problems:
Opening a corrupt YBK file
Inappropriate and improper links to the YBK file in registry accesses
Unintentional removal of the description of the YBK from the Windows archive
Partial installation of an application that provisions the YBK format