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VBD file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .vbd file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .vbd file?
  • What program do I need to open a .vbd file?
  • How can the .vbd file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .vbd files to another format?

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

✅ Visual Basic ActiveX Document

VBD file is a Visual Basic ActiveX Document. Visual Basic creates a Visual Basic Document file, which has the extension .vbd. When you compile an .exe or .dll, the .vbd file will be placed in the same directory as the compiled component. The .vbd file is actually an OLE structured storage - this basically means that data in the file can be accessed and manipulated via standard OLE interfaces.
Category: Data files
Application: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
VBD aliases:
VBD related links:
VBD related extensions:
Windows Command File

Windows Dynamic Linked Llibrary

Windows Device Driver

Executable File

ActiveX Custom Control

PostScript Printer Description

Microsoft Resource Library

Other types of files may also use the .vbd file extension.

🚫 The .vbd file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

bbd, bd, bvd, cbd, dbd, fbd, gbd, vb, vbc, vbe, vbf, vbr, vbs, vbw, vbx

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

Virtual Boy ROM
Sony Playstation Wave Bank Body
Type3 Design
VersaCheck Backup File
VBScript Script
Visual Basic Project Workspace
Ben Daglish Music
Visual Basic Custom Control
VBScript Encoded Script
Garmin Waypoints Data

🔴 Can't open a .vbd file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .vbd file association, check the FAQ.

🔴 Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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