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File Type 1 Generic IconCustom Application Compatibility Database
File Format Proprietary (Microsoft)
Usage Referenced by an application; not meant to be opened manually
Rank ★ ★ ★  Common
Description

Database that contains additional Windows registry information; patches the registry to make it compatible with newly installed applications; can be installed on an individual system or on multiple systems over a network.

Windows SDB files are handled by Windows' built-in Compatibility Database Installer Tool (Sdbinst.exe).

Open With
Windows

IconMicrosoft Compatibility Database Installer Tool

Updated 2007
File Type 2 Generic IconSocialDecks Blog File
File Format Proprietary (SocialDecks)
Usage Open manually; may run a program or script when opened
Rank ★ ☆ ☆  Uncommon
Description

Blogs posted on the SocialDecks website have an ".sdb" extension. They contain scripts that are parsed by the Web server, which generates HTML.

Socialdecks is a collaborative learning and flash card education system. It allows multiple users to share flash card decks and other information via the SocialDecks website.

Open With
Windows

IconView in a Web browser

IconRun on a SocialDecks Web server

Macintosh

IconView in a Web browser

IconRun on a SocialDecks Web server

Updated July 2, 2009
File Type 3 Generic IconMonKey Office SQLite Database File
File Format Proprietary (ProSaldo)
Usage Open manually
Rank ★ ★ ☆  Average
Description

SQL database exported from MonKey Office, a German accounting and order processing program; saved in a cross-platform format that can be opened on both Mac and Windows systems; may be shared by multiple users using a dedicated database server.

Open With
Windows

IconProSaldo MonKey Office

Macintosh

IconProSaldo MonKey Office

Updated 2007
File Type 4 Generic IconServerBoss Database File
File Format Proprietary (Integrated Data Processing)
Usage Open manually
Rank ★ ★ ☆  Average
Description

Proprietary database format used by multiple versions of ServerBoss; supports file locking to improve performance under heavy loads; ServerBoss setup data is stored in the ServerBoss.sdb file.

Open With
Windows

IconIntegrated Data Processing ServerBoss

Updated 2007
File Type 5 Generic IconSAP2000 Model File
File Format Proprietary (Computers & Structures)
Usage Open manually
Rank ★ ★ ★  Common
Description

3D model created with SAP2000, a structural analysis and design program; contains structural model definitions, material and section properties, static and/or dynamic analysis parameters, and design data.

SAP2000 is developed by Computers & Structures, Inc. (CSI). It is used by engineers for designing bridges, industrial complexes, public works facilities, transportation stations, sports arenas, and other types of structures.

Important: Temporary tables, viewpoints, and other related files are often saved in the same directory as the SDB file. These should not be deleted as they may be referenced by the SDB file.

Open With
Windows

IconComputers & Structures SAP2000

Updated 2007
File Type 6 Generic IconOpenOffice.org Base Database File
File Format Proprietary (OpenOffice.org)
Usage Open manually
Rank ★ ☆ ☆  Uncommon
Description

Database created with Base, the OpenOffice.org and StarOffice database program; may include tables, forms, queries, and reports; compatible with other databases and database programs via standard ODBC and JDBC drivers.

Open With
Windows

IconApache OpenOffice

IconOracle StarOffice

Macintosh

IconApache OpenOffice

IconOracle StarOffice

Unix

IconApache OpenOffice

IconOracle StarOffice

Updated December 21, 2006
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