Files with obd extension were used in old versions of Microsoft Office by a program called Office Binder. These documents were basically all-in-one files. Can be still opened in latest Microsoft Office.

There is one other file type using
the OBD file extension!

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OBD file extension - Microsoft Office Binder document

What is obd file? How to open obd files?

File type specification:

Document file type icon Document file type

obd file icon: obd filetype icon

File extension obd is associated with Microsoft Office Binder.

Microsoft Office Binder is included with Microsoft Office 95, Microsoft Office 97, and Microsoft Office 2000. You can use Office Binder to tie Microsoft Word documents, Microsoft Excel worksheets, Microsoft PowerPoint presentations, Microsoft Project files, and Microsoft Visio files together in one file without having to load separate programs.

The obd files are used for documents.

Microsoft Office 2003, Microsoft Office XP, Microsoft Office 2007/2010/2013/2016 and higher do not include Office Binder.

Binder files can still be opened in later versions of Microsoft Office up until version 2003, with the Microsoft Binder Support add-in, called Unbind which can be installed through the Add and Remove programs menu.

MIME types:

This obd file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open obd file:

Microsoft Binder picture or screenshot

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Binder  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Binder is used to integrate Word documents, Excel spreadsheets, and PowerPoint presentations and other OLE objects in one document file. It is discontinued product.

Microsoft Office icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Office  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Office is popular productivity suite for Microsoft Windows. Microsoft Office contains a set of applications and services used to work with documents (Microsoft Word), spreadsheets (Microsoft Excel), presentations (Microsoft Powerpoint), databases (Microsoft Access) etc..

Microsoft Office can be also used to manage e-mail accounts, tasks, calendars and contacts (Microsoft Outlook). Microsoft Office for Windows is distributed in four editions for Home, Academic and corporate sector.

Help how to open:

You can open the Binder files in older versions of Microsoft Office up to version 2003.

How to convert:

Binder files can be exported to other formats by other Office apps.

Find conversions from obd file:

obd to obt

Related links:

Frequently asked questions about Office Binder 97

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

Software that open obd file - Microsoft Office Binder document

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

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