Files that contain the extension NBK are associated with multiple programs and applications and various file types. The programs and applications include SMART Notebook, NovaBACKUP, and Nick-O-Matic. NBK files contain data and information related to the program that created the file.
If the NBK file extension is related to SMART Notebook, the file is a data file type that contains diagrams, text, video, audio, and other elements typically used to create an educational lesson using a SMART Board. SMART Boards are interactive whiteboards used to deliver classroom lessons in a dynamic and creative environment.
NBK files related to NovaBACKUP are a source code and script file type that contains commands for backing up programs and applications. The commands allow backups to be performed in full or in increments whenever new files are modified. NovaBACKUP is a data backup program produced by NovaStor and is used with workstation PCs and laptops.
NBK files that are associated with Nick-O-Matic are a miscellaneous file type that contains text, graphics, templates, images, clip art, and other elements used for desktop publishing. Nick-O-Matic Design Factory is a desktop publishing program produced by Broderbund Software that provides a way to create desktop publishing products from scratch or by using a template.
How to Open NBK Files
Since NBK files are associated with multiple programs and applications, double click on the file to see if it will automatically open in a default program you have installed on your PC. NBK files can consist of different file types, so you may already have a program which will open the file.
If the NBK files are created with SMART Notebook and you use Windows, Mac OS X or Linux, you can open the file using SMART Technologies Notebook software which available on the SMART Tech website. You can also open NBK files using SMART Board software which is also produced by SMART Technologies.
NBK files can be opened using NovaBACKUP, which is available on the NovaStor website and compatible with Windows XP and higher. Since this type of NBK file is a source code and script file type, it is typically written in plain text format. This means you can open and view the contents of the file using any text editing program such as use Notepad or WordPad for Windows, Apple TextEdit for Mac, or gEdit and Nano Editor for Linux.
If the NBK files are associated with Nick-O-Matic Design Factory, you can open them using Nick-O-Matic, which is available in a free trial version on the Broderbund Software website. It is also possible to open this type of NBK file using a file conversion program. There are a number of such programs available as a free download on websites such as CNET.
You can also use an online resource such as Zamzar which will perform free file conversion for you. Simply log onto the website, browse for the NBK file, choose the new format, enter your email address, and click on Convert. Within minutes you will receive the newly converted file in your email inbox.