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NCB File Format

Developer Studio file (Microsoft)

NCB is a file extension for a database file used with Microsoft Visual Studio. NCB stands for Non-Compiled Browse file. NCB files contain information about symbols used in a C++ program, as well as user-defined classes. NCB files are used by Intellisense, a component of Microsoft Visual Studio that allows code autocompletion. NCB files also house information used by ClassView and the WizardBar, 2 other components of Microsoft Visual Studio. NCB files can be opened by Microsoft Visual Studio.


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This was last updated in September 2010
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