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DOB file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.dob - Visual Basic ActiveX Document Form

DOB file is a Visual Basic ActiveX Document Form. The .dob and .dox files completely define an ActiveX control's appearance and interface (properties, events, and methods).

.dob file format description:
DOB format
Visual Basic
Development files
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Visual Basic ActiveX Document Form related links:
Visual Basic ActiveX Document Form related extensions:
Visual Basic Class Module
Visual Basic User Control Text
Visual Basic User Control Binary File
Visual Basic Active Designer Cache
Visual Basic ActiveX Document Binary Form
Visual Basic Designer File

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

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

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

vob, cob, odb, fob, dpb, don, dog, do, dkb, wob, db, rob, ob, eob, dov

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Caligari TrueSpace Object
.odb Base Database
ProWorx NXT Descriptor Pointer with Blocking
Dogz Dog Data
WeintekHMI EasyBuilder 8000 XOB File
General Database File

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