A PDB file can be opened using Microsoft Visual Studio for Web development in C++. If a PDB file on your computer doesn't automatically open in this program, you may have to set Visual Studio as the default program for this type for file.
- Right-click the file
Right-click the PDB file. Choose Open With from the menu, then select Choose Default Program.
- Search the computer
Select Visual Studio or another appropriate program from the list of programs. If the desired program isn't listed, click the Browse button in the lower-right corner.
- Select a compatible program
Navigate the computer until you find the desired program. Double-click the program to open the PDB file.