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ODB file format description

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

5 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.odb - Base Database

The ODB document files are related to OpenOffice Base. The ODB file is an Base Database. This database created with Base, the and StarOffice database program.

OpenOffice Base
Document files
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- Base Database related extensions:
StarOffice Draw Template
Uniform Office Format Document
Micrografx ABC SnapGraphics Document
Corel WordPerfect 2 for Mac Document
ProPresenter 6 Bundle
CADKEY Design Document

.odb - Abaqus/Explicit Output Database

The ODB data files are related to Abaqus/Explicit. The ODB file is an Abaqus/Explicit Output Database. Abaqus/Explicit is a finite element analysis product that is particularly well-suited to simulate brief transient dynamic events such as consumer electronics drop testing, automotive crashworthiness, and ballistic impact.

Data files
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Abaqus/Explicit Output Database related extensions:
TS-Doctor Cuts Data
Lattice Reveal Analyzer Waveform Data
Qualcomm QPST Data
Password Safe Intermediate Backup Archive
Lattice Reveal Analyzer Exported Waveform
Lattice Reveal Analyzer HUB Data

.odb - ArcInfo Object Database ASCII Data

The ODB gis files are related to ESRI ArcInfo. The ODB file is an ArcInfo Object Database ASCII Data. ArcInfo is a complete and extensible geographic information system.

ESRI ArcInfo
GIS files
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ArcInfo Object Database ASCII Data related extensions:
ArcInfo Processing Set Codes Data
ArcInfo Geocoding Dictionary Data
ArcInfo Shapefile Attribute Table Data
ArcInfo Geocoding Classification Data
NADCON Latitude Seconds Data
NADCON Longitude Seconds Data

.odb - Abaqus/CAE Binary Output Data

The ODB data files are related to Abaqus/CAE. The ODB file is an Abaqus/CAE Binary Output Data. Abaqus/CAE provides an integrated modeling (preprocessing) and visualization (postprocessing) environment for the analysis products.

Data files
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Abaqus/CAE Binary Output Data related extensions:
Zemax Profile Data
Foam3D Data Package
Sunnysoft InterWrite Index Data
IronCAD Catalog Data
SolidWorks Sheet Metal Bend Table
InstallShield Script

.odb - Psion OVAL Database

The ODB development files are related to Psion SDK. The ODB file is a Psion OVAL Database. OVAL (Object-based Visual Application Language) is code-compatible with Microsoft Visual Basic, and includes over 30 controls that are specially designed for building Psion applications, and takes full advantage of the operating system.

Psion SDK
Development files
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Psion OVAL Database related extensions:
Perl Script
ChucK Source Code
WiX Library
FinalBuilder Project Log
Psion OPL Image
WinDev HyperFileSQL List Data

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

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

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

db, dob, idb, kdb, ldb, ob, obd, ocb, od, odf, odg, odh, odn, odv, oeb

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Microsoft Access Database Lock
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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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