DGDB file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.dgdb - Data Guardian Database

The DGDB data files are related to Data Guardian. The DGDB file is a Data Guardian Database. Data Guardian is a database application for managing an address book, customer database, Christmas shopping list, journal, password manager, or even notepad.

Data Guardian
Data files
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Data Guardian Database related extensions:
1C:Enterprise Auxiliary Data
RemoteMaster Device Upgrade
Cal3D Data
Sweet Home 3D Language Data
TranEd v2 File
HTC Scribble Note

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

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

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

cgdb, ddb, dgb, dgd, fgdb, gdb, vgdb

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Microsoft Office Clip Art Package
Embarcadero InterBase Database File
Device-Dependent Bitmap Graphics
TIGER Geodatabase
Protel 99SE Design Database
Genbox Family History Database

Operating systems

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