CDB File Type and Extension

Symbian Phonebook Database File Type

Extension .cdb
Developer Nokia
Popularity 5.0 (1 Votes)
Mime Type mime-type/not.available
Default Program Nokia PC Suite
Category Database Files
Format Binary
Updated 1/1/2021

What is a CDB File Type and Extension?

CDB file type is created by Nokia, also known as Symbian Phonebook Database. CDB has been classified as Database Files. This File type categories under Zip, Text, Binary and XML, however, the format of this file format has not been determined yet. You can open CDB files in Nokia PC Suite program.

The name contacts.cdb is usually used for the CDB files. It can be converted to vCard .VCF files using Nokisoft Noki.

Free CDB File Online Tools & Apps

We have also gathered the free online .CDB (Symbian Phonebook Database) apps that can allow to view, edit, convert from to CDB, merge, split and compare the CDB files without installing anything on your system. Please click on the links to explore the complete list of details for each required feature.


CDB Files Common Issues

There are few common issues with the Symbian Phonebook Database .CDB File Types while opening the .CDB files on Windows and MacOs, we have solution to those issues such as:

Can't Open CDB Files?

  1. You must have supported software programs installed for Symbian Phonebook Database on your system such as Nokia Nokia PC Suite.
  2. Associate default Nokia Nokia PC Suite program for *.cdb (Symbian Phonebook Database) files.

    Associate CDB Default Program on Windows
    1. Right-click a *.CDB (e.g example.cdb) file and click Open With.
    2. In the Open with dialog box, click Nokia Nokia PC Suite program Or click Browse to locate the program (*.exe) that you want.
    3. Select check box for Always use this app to open .cdb files.

    Associate CDB Default Program on MacOs
    1. Click *.CDB (e.g example.cdb) file and click information -> Open With.
    2. In the programs list, click Nokia Nokia PC Suite program Or other appropriate program that you want.
    3. Confirm Change for all... and Contine.
    4. A message will appear "This change will be applied to all files with .Nokia PC Suite extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection", click Contine to apply changes.

All Platform Software Programs for CDB File Type

List of all softwares that can open the CDB files on each platforms such as Windows, Mac, iOS, Linux, Web and Android, you may click the each software link for more details for other supported formats for each software and the verified direct download links for each software with complete lisensing details.


Microsoft Windows logo image Open CDB File on Microsoft Windows


Software License Developer
Nokia PC Suite image. Nokia PC Suite 7 for Windows  Open nokia website. Freeware Nokia

MacOs logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen CDB File on Mac OS


Software License Developer
Nokia PC Suite image. Nokia PC Suite 7 for MacOs  Open nokia website. Freeware Nokia

Linux logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen CDB file on Linux


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Website logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen CDB file on Web


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About Licensing

  1. Free Trial This software are often used for an attempt period, like 14 days, before requiring payment. Some trial versions have a reduced feature set.
  2. Free This software is liberal to use. Examples include open-source , freeware software, like free programs supported by advertising.
  3. Free+ This software is liberal to download and use, but contains in-app purchases (IAP) to unlock additional content or functionality.
  4. Paid This software must be purchased so as to use it. it's going to be offered as a perpetual license or ongoing subscription.
  5. Included with OS This software is bundled with an OS , like Windows, macOS, or Android.

CDB file extension icon image.About CDB - Symbian Phonebook Database

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Updated 1/1/2021

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