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File Type 1GPS Database File

DeveloperGarmin
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CategoryDatabase Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

Definition

Database file created by MapSource, a GPS route editing and trip-planning application; contains waypoints, routes, and tracks that can be transferred to a Garmin navigation device; similar to the universally transferrable .GPX file.

More Information

To create a GDB file in MapSource, simply select File → Save As, choose your save location, name your file, select the GDB format, and click Save.

To create/export a GDB file in the BaseCamp program:

  1. Choose a list or device you want to export data from or click My Collection if you want to export all data in the Library.
  2. Select File → Export, click Export [Name] to export all the items in a list or folder or click Export Selection to export selected items.
  3. Choose a location you want to save your file, select the the GDB file format, name your file, and click Save.

To import a GDB file in the BaseCamp program:

  1. Go to the Library and Devices pane and choose the location from which you'd like to import the GDB file.
  2. Select File → Import.
  3. Choose your GDB file and click Open.
Program(s) that open .GDB files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Garmin BaseCamp
Garmin MapSource
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
Garmin BaseCamp
Updated 11/14/2013

File Type 2InterBase Database File

DeveloperBorland
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CategoryDatabase Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

Definition

Database file created with Borland InterBase; default extension used by versions of InterBase prior to InterBase 7.0; databases created with InterBase 6.5 and earlier have a 2GB file size limit.

More Information

InterBase 7.0 and later saves database files with an .IB file extension.

Program(s) that open .GDB files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Embarcadero InterBase
Recoveronix InterbaseRecovery
Updated 5/11/2009