The File Extensions Database

.ITDB File Extension

  • Developer by: Apple
  • Category: Database Files

What is an .ITDB file?

.ITDB is iTunes Database File

Contains information about songs and other audio files stored in an iTunes Library; the files "iTunes Library Extras.itdb" and "iTunes Library Genius.itdb" are stored in the iTunes folder along with the iTunes library file.

ITDB files are generated with iTunes 8, which is the first version of iTunes to include the "Genius" feature.

Programs that open iTunes Database File
Apple iTunes
Apple iTunes

How to solve problems with ITDB files

  • Associate the ITDB file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any ITDB file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.ITDB files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the ITDB file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .ITDB is iTunes Database File. Because only the current version supports the latest ITDB file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Apple manufacturer website after an available .ITDB is iTunes Database File update.
  • To make sure that your ITDB file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.