What is DEB File Extension?

Overview

The DEB file format is supported by Debian Software Package format. They are basically UNIX archives. The archives have two types of compressed files- bzipped and gzipped.  This is a common file formate of all the available versions of Linux OS such as Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Edubuntu, and PCLinuxOS. The file extension is identified as .deb.

Category

All types of DEB files comes in the category of Compressed files.

Supported Apps

IZArc (Windows)

7-Zip (Windows)

Debian Package Management System(Linux)

Developer

It is developed and maintained by Debian.

MIME Type

application/vnd.debian.binary-package

File Format

Binary Files

How to Access DEB File Extension

A DEB file can be accessed on the following apps-

7-Zip (Windows)

IZArc (Windows)

Debian Package Management System(Linux)