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Basic information about NBD file

When there is a problem with opening files with the file extension NBD(*.NBD or *.nbd), you do not need a computer expert. In most cases, using the helpful suggestions of experts contained in our website as well as appropriate programs, you can solve the problem with the NBD file yourself.

There are 2 file types using the NBD file extension in our database. In the further part of this page, you will find detail information about all the NBD file with their brief description and a list of programs that support NBD file sorted by operating systems. The table below provides useful information about the NBD file extension. It answers questions such as:
  • What is the NBD file?
  • How to open a NBD file?
  • What programs do I need to open a NBD file?
  • What programs help to create and edit a NBD file?
  • How to convert NBD files to another file format?
  • How to convert another files to NBD file format?

1.Detail information about NBD file extension: NovaBACKUP File

File type NovaBACKUP File Category Backup Files
Developer NovaStor File format Binary
Description NBD file is a NovaBACKUP File developed by NovaStor. Backup file format introduced with version 10 of NovaBACKUP, a backup and restore utility for Windows; saves the backup data for the backup job, which can include user and system files; saved in a compressed format and can only be opened by NovaBACKUP.
Software programs that will open, edit or convert NBD files

NovaStor NovaBACKUP Professional 17
PC Backup Pro

2.Detail information about NBD file extension: Data Backup Data File

File type Data Backup Data File Category Backup Files
Developer Prosoft Engineering File format Binary
Description NBD file is a Data Backup Data File developed by Prosoft Engineering.
Software programs that will open, edit or convert NBD files

Prosoft Engineering Data Backup PC

Can't open a NBD file?

When you click a file to open it, operating system examines the filename extension. If operating system recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When operating system does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

”Can't open this file: example.NBD”。

To open this file, you install one of the applications from the list of software programs that you found here, you should be able to open, edit or convert the file with the NBD extension without any issue.

Where I can download the application that support NBD file?

If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program), you will find more information there on the location where to download the required application. Most often they are the websites of software manufacturers.

How to change file associations?

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click "Open With".
  • In the "Open With" dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click "Browse" to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the ”Always use the selected program to open this kind of file” check box.

Can I change the extension of NBD files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read/open the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format. Select a software program from our list and install it on your computer. If the file has not opened correctly, you have to look for a different software program from our list. Sometimes you have to repeat the operation several times.

What else may cause problems width open a NBD file?

The reasons for the lack of the ability to open a NBD file on your computer may be at least several. The easiest thing is to find a suitable application installed on your computer, which will open a NBD file. If there is still something wrong, you might want to check:

  • Whether the NBD file is damaged.
  • Whether the NBD file is incorrectly linked in the registry entries.
  • Whether the NBD file extension has been accidentally removed from the Windows registry.
  • Whether the installation of an application that supports the NBD file format is incompletely.
  • Whether the NBD file is infected.
  • Whether the drivers of the equipment used for opening a NBD file are up to date.
  • Whether your computer has enough hardware resources to open a NBD file.

If the NBD file still not working with your software after eliminating the above shortcomings? That means that the problem is more complex and requires the help of a specialist.