A dbg file extension is associated with various integrated development environments and programs. A dbg file contains debug information.

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Software that open dbg file

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DBG file extension - Debug data

What is dbg file? How to open dbg files?

File type specification:

Source code and script file type icon Source code and script file type

The dbg file extension is frequently used for so called Debug files. These files are usually generated when a program crash or other unexpected error occurs and closes the application. Information from these files can then help developers to track the cause of the crash and fix it in future updates.

The content and format of these files can be pretty anything, but the general idea and usage of these files is the same.

The default software associated to open dbg file:

Visual C++ icon

Microsoft Corporation logoVisual C++  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Visual C++ is integrated development environment for C and C++ programming language used to create Windows and .NET applications.

Borland C++ icon

Micro Focus International plc logoBorland C++  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Micro Focus International plc

Borland C++ is integrated development environment for C and C++ programming language for DOS, Windows, and Windows NT.

Help how to open:

Some of *.dbg files can be in text format and thus viewable in any text editor.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to other formats.

List of software applications associated to the .dbg 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 dbg file, edit dbg file, convert dbg file, view dbg file, play dbg file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting dbg files.

Programs that can create dbg file - Debug data

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

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with dbg file by default:
Visual C++ small icon Visual C++
Borland C++ small icon Borland C++
Other suggested software:
Corel Paradox
ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView) small icon ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView)
Visual FoxPro small icon Visual FoxPro

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