The mbx file extension is related to the E-mail mailbox file format used by various e-mail clients.

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

empty icon.mbx - dBase index

mbx icon.mbx - Total Commander file

empty icon.mbx - MapBasic compiled program

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MBX file extension - E-mail mailbox

What is mbx file? How to open mbx files?

The mbx file extension is mainly used by many mail clients, such as Eudora, PocoMail, Pipe or Netscape for their mailbox files.

The mbx file is a mailbox that contains saved e-mail messages.

The default software associated to mbx file type:

Microsoft Outlook Express icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Outlook Express  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Outlook Express is an e-mail client distributed with Internet Explorer from version 4.0 to version 6.0. It is also pre-installed in several versions of Microsoft Windows, from Windows 98 to Windows XP.

Outlook Express is user-friendly and easy to use application, which supports standard POP, IMAP accounts, composing rich HTML e-mails, e-mail encryption, privacy protection, malware protection, e-mail sorting etc.

In Windows Vista is Outlook Express replaced with Windows Mail.

Eudora icon

QUALCOMM Incorporated logoEudora  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
QUALCOMM Incorporated

Eudora is an e-mail client used on the Apple Macintosh and Microsoft Windows operating systems. It also supports several palmtop computing platforms, including Newton and the Palm OS.

Help how to open MBX files:

Use Microsoft Outlook Express, Eudora and others to open *.mbx files.

How to convert file with extension MBX:

Some e-mail cliets are able to export *.mbx files to other formats.

List of software applications associated to the .mbx file extension

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

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting mbx files.

  • Open mbx file
  • Create mbx file
  • Recover mbx file
  • Others mbx file

Software that open mbx file - E-mail mailbox

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open mbx file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with mbx file by default:
Microsoft Outlook Express small icon Microsoft Outlook Express
Eudora small icon Eudora
Other suggested software:
Netscape Mail small icon Netscape Mail
Pegasus Mail small icon Pegasus Mail

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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