DBD File Type

- The quick facts

What are DBD files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a DBD file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a DBD file?

Files that contain the .dbd file extension are most commonly associated with the DemoShield demo creation software.

DemoShield is used by software developers to create installable demonstrations of their software applications. These demos are used as tutorials, instructing a user how to operate a specific software program.

DemoShield is also used to create multimedia presentations. In these cases, the DBD files contain the presentation project files that have been created with the DemoShield software.

The Business Insight software program also uses the .dbd file suffix. These DBD files contain the business data files that are used by the Insight application.

How to open DBD files

Important: Different programs may use files with the DBD file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your DBD file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different DBD openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: July 13, 2020

Suggest another file format using extension DBD

While we know of one file format using the .DBD 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 .DBD file.

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of DBD files. Remember, different programs may use DBD files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

dbForge Studio for MySQLdbForge Studio for MySQLUser submitted
TransCADTransCADUser submitted
DemoShield PlayerDemoShield PlayerUser submitted
MaptitudeMaptitudeUser submitted
Music LibraryMusic LibraryUser submitted
dbForge Studio for SQL ServerdbForge Studio for SQL ServerUser submitted
OverviewOverviewUser submitted
ToODBCToODBCUser submitted
dbForge Studio for OracledbForge Studio for OracleUser submitted
DiskBenchmarkDiskBenchmarkUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with DBD-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with DBD-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!