DBW file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.dbw - Alfrin Pedigree Database

The DBW data files are related to Alfrin Pedigree. The DBW file is an Alfrin Pedigree Database.

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

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

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

bdw, bw, cbw, db, dba, dbd, dbe, dbq, dbs, dfw, dgw, dhw, dnw, dvw, dw

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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