Files with gdb extension can be often encountered as databases of map waypoints in Garmin GPS and navigation devices.

There are 6 other file types using
the GDB file extension!

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empty icon.gdb - GroupMail data

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empty icon.gdb - SmartWare business graph

empty icon.gdb - ArcGIS geodatabase

GDB file extension - Garmin MapSource GPS waypoint database

What is gdb file? How to open gdb files?

File type specification:

GIS, GPS navigation and map file type icon GIS, GPS navigation and map file type

File extension gdb is mainly related with Garmin GPS devices and GPS applications, for example by MapSource, StreetPilot. BaseCamp.

A .gdp file contains database of map waypoints, routes, tracks, etc. usable in Garmin products and devices.

Updated: November 30, 2023

The default software associated to open gdb file:

MapSource icon

Garmin Ltd. logoMapSource  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Garmin Ltd.

MapSource is navigation software that is able to plan and organize trips. MapSource is included when you purchase a Garmin map product on DVD or CD.

BaseCamp icon

Garmin Ltd. logoBaseCamp  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Garmin Ltd.

BaseCamp is planning software that allows users to plan hiking, biking, motorcycling, driving or off-roading trips. It is able to view maps, plan routes, mark waypoints and tracks and transfer them to the Garmin GPS device.

Help how to open:

Use MapSource to open .gdb files.

How to convert:

Use any tool to export .gdb files to other formats.

Find conversions from gdb file:

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Find converter to gdb file type:

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List of software applications associated to the .gdb 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 gdb file, edit gdb file, convert gdb file, view gdb file, play gdb 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 gdb files.

Software that open gdb file - Garmin MapSource GPS waypoint database

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

Microsoft Windows:

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