WDB file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.wdb - Microsoft Works Database

The WDB document files are related to Microsoft Works. The WDB file is a Microsoft Works Database. Microsoft Works is an office suite available from the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft Works
Document files
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Microsoft Works Database related extensions:
Microsoft InfoPath XML Schema
Microsoft XPS Assemply Document
Microsoft Publisher Archived HTML
Microsoft Schedule Plus File
Microsoft XPS Fragment
TOTAL Sketch Document

.wdb - World of Warcraft Database

The WDB game data files are related to World of Warcraft. The WDB file is a World of Warcraft Database. World of Warcraft (WoW) is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) released in 2004 by Blizzard Entertainment.

World of Warcraft
Game Data files
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World of Warcraft Database related extensions:
TIE Fighter Pilot File
Zoo Tycoon 2 Game Data
Burnout Paradise Sound
Stronghold 3 Resource V Data
Doom Music Data
Snood Saved Game Data

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

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

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

adb, db, ddb, dwb, edb, qdb, sdb, wb, wbd, wcb, wd, wdf, wdg, wdh, wdn

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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