.WBFS File Extension

Wii Backup File System

General Information

Title WBFS File Extension
Extension .wbfs
Full Form Wii Backup File System
File Type Game Disk Image
Developer WBFS developers
MIME Type application/octet-stream

File Function

Primary Function Disk image storage
Additional Functions Data compression
Features Space-saving, Wii-specific

File Characteristics

Quality High compression
Supports Layers No
Supports Transparency No
Editable With software

Use Cases

Gameplay Recording No
Console Emulation Yes
Data Backup Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Piracy concerns
Best Practices Legitimate backups

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 2009
Latest Version Varies by software

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .iso, .ciso, .wdf

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
WBFS Manager Free Windows
Dolphin Emulator Free Windows, Mac, Linux
Wii Backup Manager Free Windows