Files with dbk file extension can be also found as backup of PCB schematic data made using OrCAD software.

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the DBK file extension!

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DBK file extension - OrCAD schematic capture backup

What is dbk file? How to open dbk files?

File type specification:

Backup file type icon Backup file type

The dbk file extension is associated with OrCAD, a 3D design software produced by Cadence Design Software, Inc.

The dbk file contains backup of saved schematics created in the program.

The default software associated to open dbk file:

OrCAD PCB Designer icon

Cadence Design Systems, Inc. logoOrCAD PCB Designer  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Cadence Design Systems, Inc.

Orcad PCB Designer is printed circuit board design suite, that includes a constraint manager, design capture technology, component tools, a PCB editor, an auto/interactive router, and interfaces for manufacturing and mechanical CAD.

Help how to open:

You can restore this type of backups in OrCAD only.

How to convert:

Backups cannot be directly converted, however you can restore it and then convert or export the data as needed.

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.

Programs that can create dbk file - OrCAD schematic capture backup

Programs supporting the exension dbk on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about OrCAD PCB Designer for create dbk file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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