Files with syncdb file extension is mainly related to Apple iTunes multimedia and iOS devices management software for Windows and Mac. A syncdb file stores contacts database from iOS device.

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SYNCDB file extension - iTunes saved contact database

What is syncdb file? How to open syncdb files?

File type specification:

Backup file type icon Backup file type

The syncdb file extension is used by iTunes for saved contacts list in database format.

Found as backup.syncdb, these files are created during the backup process of iDevice in iTunes.

These files are typically located:

macOS (OS X)

/Library/Application Support/MobileSync/Backup folder.

Microsoft Windows

C:\Users\"user name"\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\MobileSync\Backup

Updated: February 8, 2020

The default software associated to open syncdb file:

Apple iTunes for Windows icon

Apple, Inc. logoApple iTunes for Windows  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

A digital media application for playing and organizing digital music and video files. Also is used to manage Apple portable devices such as iPod, iPhone and iPad. iTunes has integrated iTunes Store service, where can users buy and download digital music, videos, applications for iOS devices, audiobooks, podcasts, ringtones etc. iTunes is distributed as a free software.

Apple iTunes for Mac icon

Apple, Inc. logoApple iTunes for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

Apple iTunes is multimedia application distributed with Apple macOS operating system. It organizes and plays digital music and videos. iTunes is also used to manage Apple's portable devices, such as iPod, iPhone and iPad.

Help how to open:

You can import these databases back to iTunes should you need it.

How to convert:

Possibly contacts can be exported and saved in a separate file, like VCF.

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

Programs that can create syncdb file - iTunes saved contact database

Programs supporting the exension syncdb on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Apple iTunes for Mac for create syncdb file action.

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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