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Details of extension .backupdb

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .backupdb file?
  • Which program can create the .backupdb file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .backupdb format?
  • What can convert .backupdb files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .backupdb extension?
Time Machine Backup Folder .backupdb file icon

Time Machine Backup Folder

The BACKUPDB file is a Time Machine Backup Folder. Time Machine is a backup software application distributed as part of Mac OS X operating system developed by Apple.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Mac OS X
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Time Machine Backup Progress Data
Time Machine Corrupted Backup Data
Time Machine Backup Data
Time Machine Resource Fork Data

Other types of files may also use the .backupdb file extension. If you have helpful information about .backupdb extension, write to us!

Can't open a .backupdb file?

If you want to open a .backupdb file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .backupdb association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.backupdb

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android