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Details of extension .db2

On this page, we're going to take a closer look at the .db2 file extension.

We'll explain what exactly a .db2 file format is and how you can use it. If you're interested in learning more details about this type of file, we'll show you where to find them. And if you ever need to convert .db2 files into different formats, we'll give you some tips on how to do that too.

Let's see the 4 file formats associated with this file extension!


  1. Tekla Numbering Database
  2. dBASE II Database
  3. SQLite 2.0 Database
  4. Stalker Game Data

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Tekla Numbering Database

db2 file - Tekla Numbering Database
The DB2 file belongs to the Data category and works with Tekla Structures, being used as a Tekla Numbering Database. Tekla Structures is a tool for structural engineers, detailers, and fabricators. It is an integrated model-based 3D solution for managing multi-material databases (steel, concrete, timber, etc.). Tekla Structures features interactive modeling, structural analysis and design, and automatic drawing creation. The developer is still actively supporting the Tekla Structures, likely. Our data shows that Tekla Structures uses 19 more file types.
Application: Tekla Structures
Program name: -
Category: Data files
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Related extensions:
.idrm Tekla ID Mapping File
.tsc Tekla Structures Exported Shape
.tsep Tekla Structures Extension Package
.rbm Tekla Structures Reinforcement Mesh Properties

dBASE II Database

db2 file - dBASE II Database
Under the Data category, the DB2 file is operating as a dBASE II Database. dBase II is a powerfull and popular database for the Amstrad CPC, runs under CP/M by Asthon Tate. Based on our current information, does not use other file types.
Application: -
Program name: -
Category: Data files
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Related extensions:
.wfm dBASE IV Form Data
.psql PostgreSQL Script
.dbmanifest Microsoft SQL Server Database Manifest File
.tps Clarion TopSpeed Database

SQLite 2.0 Database

sqlite2 file - SQLite 2.0 Database
The SQLITE2 file is an SQLite Database. SQLite is a software library that implements a self-contained, serverless, zero-configuration, transactional SQL database engine.
Application: SQLite Browser
Program name: -
Category: Data files
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
db2, s2db, sl2
Related extensions:
.synciddb SQLite Data
.psql PostgreSQL Script
.s3db SQLite 3 Database
.db-shm SQLite Database Shared Memory

Stalker Game Data

db0 file - Stalker Game Data
The DB0 file belongs to the Game Data category and works with Stalker, being used as a Stalker Game Data. S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl is a first-person shooter video game by the Ukrainian developer GSC Game World, published in 2007. The developer is still actively supporting the Stalker, likely. Our data shows that Stalker uses 6 more file types.
Application: Stalker
Program name: -
Category: Game Data files
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
db1, db2, db3, db4, db5, db6, db7, db8, db9
Related extensions:
.db Stalker X-Ray Engine Database
.ppe Stalker Post-process Effector Data
.xp0 Stalker Data
.s4s Stalker CS Game Shader Data

The .db2 file extension might not only belong to a single type of file, there could be various kinds that use it. Keep in mind that files with the .db2 extension may contain various content types. If you have helpful information about this extension, write to us!

Could someone have spelled the .db2 file extension wrong?

In our database, we came across the following similar extensions:

.df2 Defractor 2 Instrument
.dbe Transformation Extender Type Tree Analysis Log
.bd2 Lacerte Tax Data
.dbz DB Zipper Archive
.d2 Progress OpenEdge Database
.dbw DataBoss Database

The .db2 extension is frequently misused

People sometimes confuse the .db2 filename extension. Based on the searches on our site, here are the most common misspellings from the past year.

dn2 (1), dbw (1), cb2 (1), dh2 (1), dbe (1), df2 (1), fb2 (1), sb2 (1), bd2 (1), dv2 (1)

Having trouble opening a .db2 file?

If you want to open a .db2 file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. Incorrect settings for the .db2 association can trigger this error.

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.db2

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 with 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 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android