BDB file format description

Many people often share .bdb files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .bdb files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .bdb files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .bdb files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .bdb file format.

3 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bdb - Microsoft Works Database Backup

The BDB document files are related to Microsoft Works. The BDB file is a Microsoft Works Database Backup. Microsoft Works is an office suite available from the Microsoft Corporation.

Application:Microsoft Works
Category:Document files
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Microsoft Works Database Backup related extensions:

  • stml Sealed HTML Document
  • dmmx iMindQ Mind Map Document
  • htd HyperTRANSCRIBE Document
  • sda StarOffice Draw Template
  • stc OpenOffice Calc Template
  • android Android Related Readme

.bdb - Blaise Database

The BDB data files are related to Blaise. The BDB file is a Blaise Database. Blaise is a flexible and powerful computer-assisted interviewing (CAI) system and survey processing tool for the Windows operating system.

Category:Data files
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Blaise Database related extensions:

  • bdm Blaise Data Model
  • bdv Blaise Dataview File
  • bfi Blaise Database BFI Data
  • bis Blaise Interview Specification
  • bjk Blaise Database BJK Data
  • bla Blaise Datamodel

.bdb - Intuit QuickBooks Timer Backup Data

The BDB data files are related to Intuit QuickBooks. The BDB file is an Intuit QuickBooks Timer Backup Data. Intuit QuickBooks is a small business accounting software program businesses use to manage sales and expenses and keep track of daily transactions.

Application:Intuit QuickBooks
Category:Data files
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Intuit QuickBooks Timer Backup Data related extensions:

  • clkv Clicker Communicator Vocabulary Set
  • rcd Symantec pcAnywhere Recorded Session
  • ftr NimbleGen Feature Report Data
  • axt ZENworks snAppShot Application ASCII Object Template
  • btsearch BitTorrent Search Engine Data
  • rca RCA Anaesthetic Logbook Document

Be careful.

It is important to understand that the .bdb file extension is not limited to a particular set of applications. Other programs besides the intended ones can also use the .bdb extension to create files. This includes potentially harmful programs or malware that may generate .bdb files for various purposes. Be especially cautious with .bdb files coming from untrusted or unknown sources.

Can't open a .bdb file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize an extension, you receive the following message:

Select an app to open this .bdb file

To set the .bdb file association in Windows 11, you can follow these steps

  1. Open the Settings app by clicking on the Start menu and selecting the gear icon.
  2. In the Settings app, click on System and then select Apps from the left-hand side menu.
  3. Scroll down and click on the Default apps option.
  4. Under the Default apps section, you will find various categories such as Email, Web browser, and Music player.
  5. Locate the category that matches the file type you want to associate, such as Photos for image files or Video player for video files.
  6. Click on the current default app listed under the category. A list of available apps will appear.
  7. Choose the app you want to set as the default for that file type. If the desired app is not listed, click on More apps to see additional options or click on Look for an app in the Microsoft Store to search for apps in the Store.
  8. After selecting the app, it will become the default choice for opening files of that type.

It's worth mentioning that you don't always need to set .bdb file association. Many applications can open .bdb files without requiring any specific file association to be set.

The .bdb file extension is often given incorrectly

Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. Our goal in providing this list is to help users find the right information more easily and enhance their overall search experience on our website.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

bb, bbd, bcb, bd, bdf, bdg, bdh, bdn, bdv, beb, bfb, brb, bsb, bvb, bwb

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .bdb filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.

Filename extensions similar to .bdb:

Operating systems

At, we strive to provide a seamless user experience by ensuring compatibility with a wide range of operating systems. The following is a comprehensive list of the operating systems currently supported by

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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