File Extension Library

.DB2 File Extension

  • Developer by: Samsung
  • Category: Video Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .DB2 file?

.DB2 file extension is created by Samsung. .DB2 has been classified as Video Files. The format of .DB2 file is Binary.

.DB2 is Samsung CCTV Video Information File

Video information file generated by a Samsung CCTV recording system; contains information about a corresponding .BU video file.

DB2 files are saved with BU files in the same directory and have the same filename, expect for the extension. For example, a video recording may generate the files 12300000.bu and 12300000.db2. These files should not be separated since they are both read by Samsung video recording software.

List of all softwares that can open the Samsung CCTV Video Information File
Samsung SmartViewer
File Type 2 dBASE II Database
Developer by: dataBased Intelligence Category: Database Files Format: Binary

Database file created by dBASE II, an older version of dBASE database application development software; similar to dBASE 1 databases, but may support additional data types; not commonly used, since recent versions of dBASE use the .DBF format.

NOTE: DB2 files created by dBASE shouldn't be confused with IBM DB2 database software.

List of all softwares that can open the dBASE II Database

How to Open .DB2 file on different platforms

Open .DB2 File on Windows

  • Right-click a .DB2
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .DB2 file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .DB2 files" Press "Ok"

Open .DB2 File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .DB2 file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .DB2 File on Linux

Right click on the .DB2 file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .DB2 File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .DB2 file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .DB2 File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .DB2 files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .DB2 files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .DB2 files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .DB2 file format
  2. You need to check the .DB2 file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)