Full format name of files that use DBO extension is DarkBASIC Object. The Game Creators defined the DarkBASIC Object format standard. DBO files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. DBO file belongs to the Developer Files category just like 992 other filename extensions listed in our database. DarkBASIC Pro supports DBO files and is the most frequently used program to handle such files, yet 1 other tools may also be used.
The following listing features DBO-compatible programs. Files with DBO extension, just like any other file formats, can be found on any operating system. The files in question may be transferred to other devices, be it mobile or stationary, yet not all systems may be capable of properly handling such files.
There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening DBO files on given system. What is important, all common issues related to files with DBO extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.
Problems with opening and working with DBO files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with DBO files being present on your machine. The most obvious solution is to download and install DarkBASIC Pro or one to the listed programs: World Blade3D. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. The safest method of downloading DarkBASIC Pro installed is by going to developer’s website () and downloading the software using provided links.
If the problems with opening DBO files still occur even after installing DarkBASIC Pro, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of DarkBASIC Pro is available. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. The reason that DarkBASIC Pro cannot handle files with DBO may be that the software is outdated. The latest version of DarkBASIC Pro should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.
If you have the latest version of DarkBASIC Pro installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage DBO on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent
Selecting the first-choice application in Windows
Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS
You closely followed the steps listed in points 1-3, but the problem is still present? You should check whether the file is a proper DBO file. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.
If the DBO is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. DBO file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.
Did you receive the DBO file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. It is possible that the file has not been properly copied to a data storage and is incomplete and therefore cannot be opened. When downloading the file with DBO extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.
Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the DarkBASIC Object file again.
The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support DBO files. Close all running programs and try opening the DBO file.
Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with DarkBASIC Object file. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with DBO files affecting older versions of given software.
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