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Informations about the DBF filename extension and the file formats associated with it

We collected the information you should know about the .dbf filename on this page. If you were sent a(n) .dbf 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.

1 filename extension(s) are in our database

.dbf - Aston-Tate dBASE Database

The DBF file is a Other file, which is connected to the Aston-Tate dBASE Database according to our registry. We currently can’t suggest an application for opening the Aston-Tate dBASE Database format.

Format description:
DBF format
Magic string:
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Related links:
Related extensions:
PhotoSuite Album File
Windows Binary Performance Log
Microsoft Money Lock File
Personal Backup Saved Task
Android Radio Interface Library
YobiDrive Link

Important! Programs other than the ones listed above may also use the .dbf file extension. Even harmful programs can create files with the .dbf extension to store data in them. Always be careful with .dbf files coming from unknown sources. Don’t open executable files that arrived in mails, even if you know the sender.

The .dbf file can’t be opened on your computer?

If the program necessary for opening the .dbf file is installed properly on your computer, then the quickest and simplest way to open the .dbf 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 .dbf file, you may receive an error message from the associated application, this can be caused by the following:

Incorrectly given .dbf extension

The .dbf 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 .dbf files.

dvf, bdf, dgf, dfb, dbv, dbr, xbf, dbe, vbf, dbc, rbf, db, ebf, bf, dnf

Maybe you’re not even looking for the .dbf file extension?

It’s possible the the file’s extension was given incorrectly. Below, we list some filename extensions that are similar to the .dbf extension. It’s possible that the one you’re looking for is among them.

Glyph Bitmap Distribution Format
Autodesk AutoCAD DBConnect Template
VersaCheck Backup File
DemoShield Project
Efficient Binary Format Data
ChessBase Old Game Database

Associated applications

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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