There are 3 other file types using
the MBS file extension!

mbs icon.mbs - Micrografx Picture Publisher brush shape file

empty icon.mbs - Mailbag Assistant script file

mbs icon.mbs - Opera mailbox file

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MBS file - Multi-Purpose Internet Mail Extensions file

What is mbs file? How to open mbs files?

File type specification:

Encoded and encrypted file type icon Encoded and encrypted file type

mbs file icon: mbs filetype icon

MIME = Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions. It refers to an official Internet standard that specifies how messages must be formatted. It is a very flexible format. MIME messages can contain text, images, audio, video, or other.

Mime: application/mime

The default software associated to mbs file type:

WinZip icon

WinZip Computing, S.L. logoWinZip  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
WinZip Computing, S.L.

A very popular shareware archiver for Microsoft Windows. The first release of WinZip was in 1991. WinZip supports ZIP, ARJ, ARC, LHA, BZ2 and RAR archive formats. ZIP archives can be encrypted by the 128- and 256-bit key AES encryption.

The developer of WinZip was acquired by Corel in 2006 and first version for Mac appeared in 2010.

Help how to open:

Use WinZip to extract data from the .mbs Multi-Purpose Internet Mail Extensions files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .mbs file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .mbs file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open mbs file, edit mbs file, convert mbs file, view mbs file, play mbs file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

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Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with mbs file - Multi-Purpose Internet Mail Extensions file

Click on the software link for more information about WinZip. WinZip uses mbs file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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