A db-shm file extension is related to the SQLite, a relational database management system. A .db-shm file stores temporary database files.

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Software that open db-shm file

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DB-SHM file extension - SQLite temporary database

What is db-shm file? How to open db-shm files?

File type specification:

Temporary file type icon Temporary file type

The db-shm file extension is associated with the SQLite a relational database management system that can be integrated to any program or operating system.

The db-shm file stores temporary database created by the SQLite.

For example Mac OS X (macOS) stores cache.db-shm files: User/[username]/Library/Caches. The cache.db-shm files can be safely deleted to increase free storage on disk.

The db-shm files are also used by Google Android operating system.

The default software associated to open db-shm file:

SQLite icon

SQLite Development Team logoSQLite  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
SQLite Development Team

SQLite is embedded relational database management system used by many applications for storing databases.

It is a compact library and all database data are stored in single disk file.

SQLite databases uses for example Firefox, Thunderbird, Skype, Opera as well as is integrated in iOS, Symbian OS, Google Android, MeeGo and other Unix-based operating systems.

Help how to open:

The *.db-shm file is stored in simple text format, you can use any text editing tool to view content of DB-SHM files, or use any development environment that is able to work with SQLite databases.

How to convert:

Use compatible tools may be able to export *.db-shm to other formats.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .db-shm file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open db-shm file, edit db-shm file, convert db-shm file, view db-shm file, play db-shm file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Programs that can create db-shm file - SQLite temporary database

Programs supporting the exension db-shm on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for create db-shm file action.

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Apple macOS / Mac OS X:


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