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

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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 dbg file type:

Visual C++ icon

Microsoft Corporation logo Visual 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 logo Borland 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 DBG files:

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

How to convert file with extension DBG:

As far as we know, this .dbg file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .dbg file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X 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).

  • Others dbg file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with dbg file - Debug data

Click on the software link(s) for more information. Suggested software applications use dbg file type for internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open dbg file actions.

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:
InstallShield
Corel Paradox
ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView) small icon ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView)
Visual FoxPro small icon Visual FoxPro
Microsoft Visual Studio small icon Microsoft Visual Studio

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