File Type Generic IconXACT Sound Bank
File Format Standard (developed by Microsoft)
Usage Open manually; may be referenced by an application
Popularity ★ ★ ☆ ☆ ☆  Uncommon

An XSB file is a sound bank created with the Microsoft Cross-Platform Audio Creation Tool (XACT). It does not include audio data, but contains instructions for playing sounds and the cues used to invoke them.

XACT is part of the Microsoft DirectX development platform. It is used by designers and programmers to develop audio for video games.

Open With

IconMicrosoft XACT

IconReferenced by various video games

Updated July 8, 2009
Information from the PC File Extensions Reference