File Extension Library

.DBW File Extension

  • Category: Database Files

What is an .DBW file?

.DBW file extension has been classified as Database Files.

.DBW is DataBoss database

The dbw file extension is associated with the DataBoss, a relational database management system for Microsoft Windows operating system.

The dbw file stores database file, that was created by DataBoss.

.DBW file format is deprecated and this file format is no longer supported.

Currently, .DBW file type is not actively used and is obsolete. This usually happens with system files in older operating systems, files from long-discontinued software, or with previous versions of some file types (documents, projects, images, etc.) that were replaced in later versions of the original programs.

How to open:

Use DataBoss to work with *.dbw files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .dbw file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to Open .DBW file on different platforms

Open .DBW File on Windows

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

Open .DBW File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .DBW 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 .DBW File on Linux

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

Open .DBW File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .DBW 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 .DBW 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 .DBW files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .DBW files

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