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WDB File Format

Database file (Microsoft Works)

WDB is a file extension for a database file format used by Microsoft Works, similar to an Access database but in its own proprietary format. WDB stands for Works Database.

MIME type: application/vnd.ms-works, application/vnd.ms-works-db, application/x-msworks-db, zz-application/zz-winassoc-wdb


Learn more about WDB files:

Solveig Haugland explains migrating Microsoft Works databases to OpenOffice Base.

Visit the Microsoft Works webpage.

Ask about WDB files at IT Knowledge Exchange.

See our collection of database learning resources.

This was last updated in August 2010
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