About Database Files
Files with the file name extension DBF are database files. DBF files store the data for the Working Papers client. For example, the AM.DBF file contains account information (i.e., account numbers, descriptions, ratio classes etc.) for a client's working trial balance.
The following are the database files that make up a Working Papers client file.
|AC.DBF||Tickmarks/Security||Contains the tickmark library and information about the security of the client file.|
|AM.DBF||Trial Balance/ Financials||Contains the client's trial balance.|
|AN.DBF||Annotation||Contains information added as annotation text to the trial balance and to automatic documents.|
|BL.DBF||Balances||Contains the balance information for accounts in the client's trial balance.|
|CE.DBF||Consolidated entities||Contains the information about consolidated files such as the consolidation structure and the details from entities contained in the consolidated file.|
|CV.DBF||CaseView Forms Database||Contains information saved to the CaseView database.|
|EM.DBF||Employee||Contains information such as name, group membership, and expenses. This database is included when you perform a re-index of the database.|
|FP.DBF||Engagement properties||Contains information in the Engagement Properties.|
|GL.DBF||Journal Entries||Contains both the adjusting journal entries and other journal entries for the client file.|
|HI.DBF||History||Contains information about history events connected with the client file and its documents.|
|MP.DBF||Account Mapping||Contains the map numbers and group numbers (leadsheets and groups two through 4).|
|PR.DBF||Audit/Review programs||Contains information about CaseWare Audit, review programs, and check lists.|
|SH.DBF||Document Manager||Contains information about the Document Manager.|
|SYSUSR.DBF||Helper Applications||Contains information about any helper applications linked to Working Papers such as Notepad or Excel. This database is included when you perform a re-index of the database.|
|TM.DBF||Taxonomy||Represents information about the XBRL taxonomy an its connection to the mapping database.|
|TP.DBF||Tax Codes||Contains the tax codes applicable to the tax jurisdiction specified in the Engagement Properties.|
|TP3.DBF||Tax Codes (3)||Contains information used when exporting to tax software.|
|TS.DBF||Issues||Contains issues information.|
|WR.DBF||Commentary Text||Contains commentary text added to automatic documents.|
|WT.DBF||Spreadsheet Analysis||Contains the ratio analysis document and information entered into spreadsheet working papers.|
- Windows XP offline file support cannot be used with Working Papers as DBF files are not supported for offline synchronization.