>> DBGSYM file

DBGSYM file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.dbgsym - Pidgin IM Debug Symbols Data

The DBGSYM development files are related to Pidgin IM. The DBGSYM file is a Pidgin IM Debug Symbols Data. Pidgin is an easy to use and free chat client.

Pidgin IM
Development files
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Pidgin IM Debug Symbols Data related extensions:
GNT Analyzer Result Data
LUA Compiled Source Code
OpenTag Document
CodeWarrior Link Data
VPLus Native Platform Executable
CodeSite Log

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

Can't open a .dbgsym 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.

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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