Files with dbk extension can be often found as phone backups made using Sony Ericsson PC Suite.

There are 4 other file types using
the DBK file extension!

empty icon.dbk - dBase database backup

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empty icon.dbk - Treepad database backup

empty icon.dbk - DocBook source data

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DBK file extension - Sony Ericsson mobile phone backup

What is dbk file? How to open dbk files?

File type specification:

Backup file type icon Backup file type

dbk files are created with Sony Ericsson's app Sony Ericsson PC Suite or PC Companion.

These software applications are used for synchronization of phone data to a computer and for creating phone backups to the user's computer.

Use Sony Ericsson PC Suite software to backup or restore .dbk backup files.

You can use also phoneMiner to view the file and extract phone backup data content like contacts into other file formats like excel or pdf.

Updated: November 29, 2023

The default software associated to open dbk file:

Sony Ericsson PC Suite icon

Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB logoSony Ericsson PC Suite  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB

Sony Ericsson PC Suite is a set of tools used to manage Sony Ericsson mobile phones on PC. SE PC Suite contains File Manager, Image Editor, MMS Home Studio, Sync Station and Mobile Networking Wizard.

phoneMiner icon

Amrak Software logophoneMiner  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Amrak Software

phoneMiner is a software used to recover lost phone photos, contacts, messages and more from phone backup files from iPhone, BlackBerry or Android devices.

MyPhoneExplorer icon

MyPhoneExplorer  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Franz Josef Wechselberger

A file and data management utility for Sony Ericsson phones as well as for various smart phones with Google Android operating system. MyPhoneExplorer is able to manage all content of the phone such as contact list, sms messages, multimedia files etc. via USB cable, WiFi, or  Bluetooth connection.

Help how to open:

The *.dbk phone backup files created from some older Sony Ericsson mobile phones. A dbk file contains phone backup. These files are ZIP compressed can be opened by any compression utilities, that support ZIP format. Use Sony Ericsson PC Suite to open and restore *.dbk backup files.

How to convert:

phoneMiner is able to export *.dbk files to other formats.

Find conversions from dbk file:

dbk to csv

dbk to pdf

dbk to text

dbk to txt

dbk to vcard

dbk to vcf

dbk to xls

List of software applications associated to the .dbk 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 dbk file, edit dbk file, convert dbk file, view dbk file, play dbk file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in'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 dbk files.

Software that open dbk file - Sony Ericsson mobile phone backup

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

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with dbk file by default:
Sony Ericsson PC Suite small icon Sony Ericsson PC Suite
phoneMiner small icon phoneMiner
MyPhoneExplorer small icon MyPhoneExplorer

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