File Extension Library

.DDB File Extension

  • Developer by: Avid Technology
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .DDB file?

.DDB file extension is created by Avid Technology. .DDB has been classified as Data Files. The format of .DDB file is Binary.

.DDB is Digidesign Database

Application support file created by Pro Tools, a digital audio workstation (DAW) application; contains application support information for an audio project and uses the filename volume.ddb.

NOTE: Digidesign is now Avid Technology.

List of all softwares that can open the Digidesign Database
Avid Pro Tools
Avid Pro Tools
File Type 2:

Command & Conquer: Renegade Data File

Developer by: Westwood Studios Category: Game Files Format: Binary

Game file used by Command & Conquer: Renegade, a third-person shooter game; saves game data such as player abilities and weapons; sometimes used by the gaming community to create custom modifications that alter gameplay and game properties.

DDB files are often named objects.ddb and are located in the \Renegade\Data\ directory.

List of all softwares that can open the Command & Conquer: Renegade Data File
Westwood Studios Command & Conquer: Renegade
File Type 3:

Device Dependent Bitmap

Category: Raster Image Files

Bitmap image formatted for a specific device driver, such as a video card driver; saved in a proprietary format defined by the video card manufacturer.

DDB files are not meant to be opened manually, though they may be viewed with a supporting third-party image editor.

How to Open .DDB file on different platforms

Open .DDB File on Windows

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

Open .DDB File on Mac

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

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

Open .DDB File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .DDB files

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