File Type 1 Generic IconVB Project Information File
File Format Proprietary (Microsoft)
Usage Open manually; may be referenced by an application
Popularity ★ ★ ★ ☆ ☆  Average

Text file containing one or more scripts along with information about the packaging and deployment of a Visual Basic (VB) application; includes all necessary files, installation locations, and the name of the script(s).

When additional deployment packages are created for a project. New package/deployment scripts are written to the beginning of the project's PDM file.

Open With

IconMicrosoft Visual Basic

IconEdit with a text editor

Updated 2007
File Type 2 Generic IconPowerDesigner Database File
File Format Proprietary (SAP)
Usage Open manually
Popularity ★ ★ ★ ☆ ☆  Average

Database created with Sybase PowerDesigner, an enterprise modeling and design program; stores database information as well as references to other files, such as the database definition (.XDB) file and model definition (.XEM) files.

PDM files can also be opened with Quest Software's QDesigner, which was discontinued in 2006.

Open With

IconSAP PowerDesigner

IconQuest Software QDesigner

Updated May 28, 2008
Information from the PC File Extensions Reference