.DBA File Extension

File Type:
CryENGINE Animation Database File

Having trouble opening .dba extension? Don't panic! This page explains what dba files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open dba files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a DBA file?

Dba file extension has CryENGINE Animation Database file type, developed by Crytek, which is associated with the "developer files" category.

Typically generated by the CryENGINE SDK, the file stores three-dimensional character animation information that is saved in a compressed format. DBA files may be created with the help of .CBA files that contain compiler settings as well as specifications for character (.CHR) files.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

dba file icon
File Type:
CryENGINE Animation Database File
Developer Files

How to open DBA file?

Double click the dba file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .dba extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the dba extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the dba file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open DBA files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the dba file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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