ACCDB File - opening and understanding
Did your computer fail to open an ACCDB file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .ACCDB files.
What is an ACCDB file?
An .ACCDB file is a Microsoft Access Database file. Files containing the .accdb file extension are standard database files used by the Microsoft Access database management system.
The ACCDB file format replaced the earlier MDB Access database files. The ACCDB file format was introduced with Microsoft Access version 2007. This new file format allows for creating multi-valued lookup fields, Outlook and SharePoint integration, and other file format improvements.
Microsoft Access is a part of the Microsoft Office Suite package of Microsoft applications, providing Microsoft Office users with advanced database software functions. The ACCDB files created with the newer Access software can integrate with the MS Outlook and SharePoint software programs.
How to open ACCDB files
You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension ACCDB for different purposes. We have identified 1 ACCDB opener for Windows that is compatible with this specific type of ACCDB file.
Programs that open these files
Suggest another file format using extension ACCDB
While we know of one file format using the .ACCDB file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .ACCDB file.
Various viewers for this file format
These apps are known to open certain types of ACCDB files. Remember, different programs may use ACCDB files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.