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Details of extension .dob

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .dob file?
  • Which program can create the .dob file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .dob format?
  • What can convert .dob files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .dob extension?
Visual Basic ActiveX Document Form .dob file icon

Visual Basic ActiveX Document Form

DOB file is a Visual Basic ActiveX Document Form. The .dob and .dox files completely define an ActiveX control's appearance and interface (properties, events, and methods).
Category: Development files
Application: Visual Basic
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Visual Basic Project
Visual Basic PDW Script
Visual Basic Binary Property Page File
Visual Basic Property Page File
Visual Basic Class Module
Visual Basic ActiveX Document Binary Form
Visual Basic Control TypeLib Cache
Visual Basic Control Licensing File
Visual Basic Wizard Launch File

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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The .dob filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

vob (1), cob (1), odb (1), fob (1), dpb (1), don (1), dog (1), do (1), dkb (1), wob (1), db (1), rob (1), ob (1), eob (1), dov (1)

Can't open a .dob file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.dob

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

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