What is a .WMDB File And How To Open It – Microsoft (Visual Guide)

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While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .wmdb extension. It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .wmdb file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .WMDB file?

The file extension .WMDB is from Windows Media Database File.This file extension belongs to the developer Microsoft. The file is a database related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .wmdb file on 1 platform.

How to open a .WMDB file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .WMDB file on various operating systems.

How to open a .WMDB file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .wmdb file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Microsoft Windows Media Player software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .WMDB file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Microsoft Windows Media Player software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .WMDB file?

If you are still unable to open the .WMDB file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .WMDB file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .wme – Microsoft, .wmf – Microsoft, .wmf – The Widelands Development Team, .wmga – Manga Reader, .wml – Wireless Markup Language File. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .WMDB file with the Microsoft Windows Media Player program on Windows.