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CDB file format description

Many people share .cdb files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .cdb file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .cdb files.

3 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cdb - Pocket Access Document

The CDB document files are related to Microsoft ActiveSync. CDB file is a Pocket Access Document. Pocket Access is a simplified, stripped down version of MS Office Access, it is a PocketPC application. ActiveSync 4.x with a Windows Mobile 5.0+ device does not support converting Access tables to Pocket Access (CDB) format.

Microsoft ActiveSync
Document files
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Pocket Access Document related extensions:
Unix Readme Document
Notation3 Document
Unicode Text File
Encapsulated Comma Separated Value File
Calendar Printing Assistant Template
Chinese Text File

.cdb - Sybase PowerDesigner Conceptual Data Model Backup

The CDB data files are related to SAP Sybase PowerDesigner. CDB file is a Sybase PowerDesigner Conceptual Data Model Backup. SAP Sybase PowerDesigner is a business process / data modeling software and metadata management solution for data architecture, information architecture and enterprise architecture. A conceptual data model (CDM) helps you analyze the conceptual structure of an information system, to identify the principal entities to be represented, their attributes, and the relationships between them.

SAP Sybase PowerDesigner
Data files
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Sybase PowerDesigner Conceptual Data Model Backup related extensions:
SPSS Statistics Simulation Plan
Restricted Focus Viewer Input Data
Card Vault Inventory Data
GSSHA Storm Pipe Network
Coach Activity File
Coach Results File

.cdb - µVision Device Database

The CDB development files are related to µVision. CDB file is a µVision Device Database. µVision is a window-based software development platform that combines a robust and modern editor with a project manager and make facility tool.

Development files
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µVision Device Database related extensions:
µVision Cross-Reference Data
µVision Listing Data
Micro Focus COBOL Source Code
DS Game Maker Action Description
µVision Absolute and Executable Object
µVision Linker Scatter Loader

Naturally, other applications may also use the .cdb file extension. Even harmful programs can create .cdb files. Be especially cautious with .cdb files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .cdb 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 a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .cdb file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

cb, cbd, ccb, cd, cdf, cdg, cdn, cdv, ceb, cfb, crb, csb, cvb, cwb, cxb

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Microsoft Channel Definition Format Data
Corel Binary Script
FlashDevelop Binary File
ProWorx NXT Descriptor Data with Blocking
DIGIBooster Music Module
InstallShield Components Definition

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

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

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