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PBD File Extension

EaseUS Todo Backup Format
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What is PBD file?

Files with PBD extension are associated with ToDo Backup application developed by EaseUS. PBD files store backup copies of data such as folders, files, or disk partitions. Backup copies can be used to restore deleted or corrupted data. Encrypted data may only be restored on the system where the backup was created.

ToDo Backup

ToDo Backup is distributed under 3 licenses, all of which support PBD files. The 3 version of ToDo Backup are the following:

  • FREE (free license) for non-commercial users
    This is the basic version focused on simplicity; offers limited set of features
  • HOME (paid license) for non-commercial users
    Enhanced version offering wide range of functionalities such as backup scheduler, notifier, transfer agent, etc.
  • WORKSTATION (paid license) for commercial users
    This is the full-featured version that offers remote data and backup management among many features aimed at larger organizations

Programs which support PBD file extension

Programs that can handle PBD files are as follows. Files with PBD suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.

Programs that support PBD file

Updated: 09/22/2022

How to open file with PBD extension?

Being unable to open files with PBD extension can be have various origins. What is important, all common issues related to files with PBD extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.

Step 1. Download and install Todo Backup

Install software to open PBD file Problems with opening and working with PBD files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with PBD files being present on your machine. The solution is straightforward, just download and install Todo Backup. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. If you want to download Todo Backup installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit EaseUS website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Check the version of Todo Backup and update if needed

Update software that support file extension PBDIf you already have Todo Backup installed on your systems and PBD files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. If you have an older version of Todo Backup installed, it may not support PBD format. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using Todo Backup.

Step 3. Assign Todo Backup to PBD files

After installing Todo Backup (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open PBD files. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

Associate software with PBD file on Windows

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the PBD file
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the Todo Backup installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open PBD files box and clicking OK button.
Associate software with PBD file on Mac

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • Right-click the PBD file and select Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with PBD extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Verify that the PBD is not faulty

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the PBD file in question. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

Check PBD file for viruses
1. The PBD may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

Should it happed that the PBD is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. If the scanner detected that the PBD file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

2. Ensure the file with PBD extension is complete and error-free

Did you receive the PBD 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. If the PBD file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open Todo Backup

The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support PBD files. Close all running programs and try opening the PBD file.

5. Ensure that you have the latest drivers and system updates and patches installed

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with EaseUS Todo Backup Format files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with PBD files affecting older versions of given software.

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