What are ODB files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening an ODB 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 an ODB file?
ODB files have multiple uses, and OpenDocument Database is one of them. Read more about the others further down the page.
The .odb file extension is most commonly associated with the OpenOffice database application.
OpenOffice OpenDocument database files contain XML-based database information used across multiple database software programs.
This file standard was created as an alternative to traditional office database applications, such as Microsoft Access.
How to open ODB files
We have identified 2 ODB openers that are compatible with this specific type of ODB file.
Programs that open OpenDocument Database files
Last updated: November 22, 2022
All known file formats using extension .ODB
While OpenDocument Database is a popular type of ODB-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .ODB file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.
ArcView Object Database
We know that one ODB format is ArcView Object Database. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.
ODB opener for Windows
We have identified one ODB opener that is compatible with this specific type of ODB file.
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of ODB files. Remember, different programs may use ODB files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.
|OpenOffice.org Calc||User submitted|
|StarOffice Base||User submitted|
|Complete OFFICE Depot||User submitted|
|BrOffice.org Base||User submitted|
|Oracle Open Office Base||User submitted|
|Complete OFFICE Base||User submitted|
|Microsoft Office||User submitted|
|White Label Office Base||User submitted|
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