.WIXPDB File Extension
File TypeWiX Debug File
File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.
What is a WIXPDB file?
File created by the WiX toolset, a Windows installer development program; generated by the linker tool for every final output; contains debugging information.
The output WIXPDB file is created by the PdbOutputFile string parameter. This common WiX MSBuild parameter indicates to the linker to create the WIXPDB file. The parameters are used by the Light tool, which is included in the WiX Toolset.
The PdbOutputFile parameter is contained in the PropertyGroup parameter, which is located in the .WIXPROJ file. The following is an example: