DB5 file format description

Many people share .db5 files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .db5 file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .db5 files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.db0 - Stalker Game Data

The DB0 game data files are related to Stalker. The DB0 file is a Stalker Game Data. S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl is a first-person shooter video game by the Ukrainian developer GSC Game World, published in 2007.

Game Data files
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db1, db2, db3, db4, db5, db6, db7, db8, db9
Stalker Game Data related extensions:
Stalker X-Ray Engine Database
Stalker Game Data
Stalker Properties Data
Stalker Model Data
Stalker Post-process Effector Data
Stalker Spawn Data

Naturally, other applications may also use the .db5 file extension. Even harmful programs can create .db5 files. Be especially cautious with .db5 files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .db5 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 .db5 file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

b5, cb5, db, dbr, dbt, dby, dg5, fb5, sb5

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Novell GroupWise Address Book Database
AbacusLaw Database
MDBG Chinese-English Dictionary Data
Dolby CP650 Data
Stalker X-Ray Engine Database
CA-dBFast Database Configuration

Operating systems

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