How to Read a DB File

By Brendan O'Brien

Database (DB) Files contain pieces of information that has been gathered in a systematic way. DB files are used in many facets including business, education and sports. When you have a DB file to read, you must have a program that can interpret the data. There are a few widely used DB programs including Microsoft"s Access, SQLite and Corel Paradox.

Step 1

Launch your database application.

Step 2

Click the "File" option in the main menu. Choose the "Open" option.

Step 3

Navigate to the DB file, highlight it and click the "Open" button. The file's data will populate the application.

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