Informations about the DAB filename extension and the file formats associated with it
We collected the information you should know about the .dab filename on this page. If you were sent a(n) .dab file in an e-mail, but you don’t know what to do with it, then you can find help here. We strive to suggest free, open-source applications that are available to everyone for the file formats.
2 filename extension(s) are in our database
.dab - OrangeCD Database
The DAB file is a Data file, which is connected to the OrangeCD Database according to our registry. With the adequate settings, the OrangeCD Database (.dab) files can be opened or converted with the help of OrangeCD.
- Format description:
- DAB format
- Magic string:
- - / -
- Related links:
- Related extensions:
.dab - Digital Audio Broadcasting File
The DAB file is a Audio file, which is connected to the Digital Audio Broadcasting File according to our registry. With the adequate settings, the Digital Audio Broadcasting File (.dab) files can be opened or converted with the help of Epigon DMB Player.
Important! Programs other than the ones listed above may also use the .dab file extension. Even harmful programs can create files with the .dab extension to store data in them. Always be careful with .dab files coming from unknown sources. Don’t open executable files that arrived in mails, even if you know the sender.
The .dab file can’t be opened on your computer?
If the program necessary for opening the .dab file is installed properly on your computer, then the quickest and simplest way to open the .dab file is to double-click on the file’s name. If that doesn’t work, then the right software probably isn’t installed on your computer.
While opening the .dab file, you may receive an error message from the associated application, this can be caused by the following:
- The .dab file might have been damaged during download. Try downloading the file again.
- It’s possible that the .dab file was created with a newer version of the application. If you’re not using the newest version, then try updating the applicationi.
- The file’s access rights aren’t properly adjusted. Check the file’s access rights.
- Harmful programs may have modified the associations for the filename extensions. Run a virus check on your computer.
- The Windows registry’s database is damaged. With the help of Windows System Restore, you can return to a previous state with system settings that still work.
Incorrectly given .dab extension
The .dab filename extension can be given incorrectly sometimes. The cause of the error could be a mistake or a simple typo. We found the following incorrectly given filename extensions that are the most frequent in the case of .dab files.
vab, ab, rab, eab, dxb, dba, dav, dah, daf, wab, adb, sab, fab, dzb, dwb
Maybe you’re not even looking for the .dab file extension?
It’s possible the the file’s extension was given incorrectly. Below, we list some filename extensions that are similar to the .dab extension. It’s possible that the one you’re looking for is among them.
- Applix Builder Data
- VariCAD 2D/3D Document
- AutoPlay Media Studio Splash Image
- Alphacam Diecut VB Macro
- Fab@Home Fabber Model
- Android ADB Backup Archive
The Windows operating system stores information about the applications associated to the file extensions in the registry database. The associations can be queried or modified in the Command Prompt window with the "assoc" command.
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