Open KDB file

The most common choise: KeePass encrypted passwords database

How to open KeePass encrypted passwords database .kdb files

kdb file icon Have you had trouble opening the kdb file on your computer? What are kdb files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is kdb file?

Files with kdb file extension be found as encrypted password stashes from earlier version of KeePass password manager.

KeePass encrypted passwords database description

The kdb file extension is nowadays mainly associated with the KeePass, a password management software available for Microsoft Windows, Mac, Linux etc.

The .kdb file from KeePass represents an encrypted passwords database used in first versions of the program. The latest versions use kdbx databases instead.

KeePass databases are typically made up by two things:

  • a header (not encrypted) containing various information on how to decrypt the database and information on the database
  • the database, in XML and encrypted (normally).

Suggested software to open kdb file

KeePass Password Safe

Open source easy-to-use password manager

There are other KDB filename extensions with the same .kdb suffix

kdb - Doobs database

Files with kdb file extension can be also found as old databases for old Doobs viewer app for Pocket PC.

kdb - kinodb database

Files with kdb file extension can also be found as databases from kinodb platform-independent approach to database design and user interface implementation by datb.

What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the computer file name, so for example document-name.pdf has file extension „pdf“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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