DAB file format description

Many people often share .dab 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 .dab files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .dab files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .dab files.

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

3 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.dab - OrangeCD Database

The DAB data files are related to OrangeCD. The DAB file is an OrangeCD Database. OrangeCD Catalog is the comprehensive music database program for cataloging your music on any media: CD, DVD, MP3, iTunes, OGG, FLAC, WMA files or even your old LPs and tapes.

Data files
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OrangeCD Database related extensions:
OrangeCD Theme Data

.dab - Digital Audio Broadcasting File

The DAB audio files are related to Epigon DMB Player. The DAB file is a Digital Audio Broadcasting File. Digital Audio Broadcasting is a digital radio technology for broadcasting radio stations.

Epigon DMB Player
Audio files
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Digital Audio Broadcasting File related extensions:
Fast Tracker 2 Music Track
Nokia 5510 Phone Recorded Audio
Sound Club Compressed Song
Katorzer Music Composition
OptimFROG Dualstream Audio
Yamaha E-SEQ File

.dab - Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D Rainfall Distribution Table

The DAB data files are related to Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D. The DAB file is an Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D Rainfall Distribution Table. AutoCAD Civil 3D is a standards-based surveying and civil engineering design software.

Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D
Data files
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Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D Rainfall Distribution Table related extensions:
SignalMap Gene-Finding Format Data
Samsung YP-P2 Theme Package
SolidWorks Notes Style
Arcplan Enterprise Layout
Motion Title Template
TBK Tracker Book Data

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

Can't open a .dab 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 .dab 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. By providing this list, we aim to assist users in finding the correct information more easily and improving their overall search experience on our site.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

ab, adb, cab, da, daf, dag, dah, dan, dav, db, dba, dqb, dwb, dxb, dzb

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .dab 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 .dab:

Act! Database
Atari Jaguar Debugger Script
Autodesk Drawing Interchange Binary
Microsoft Mail Addressbook Data
Alphacam Diecut VB Macro
General Database File

Operating systems

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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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