MIM file extension - Multi-Purpose Internet Mail Extensions file
What is mim file? How to open mim files?
File type specification:
MIME = Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions.
It refers to an official Internet standard that specifies how messages must be formatted.
The MIME format is used to encode:
- Text in character sets other than ASCII
- Non-text attachments: audio, video, images, application programs etc.
- Message bodies with multiple parts
- Header information in non-ASCII character sets
The mime files are encoded and decoded by e-mail client. However, some compression tools, like WinZip are able to decode attachments from mime file.
Multi-Purpose Internet Mail Extensions also use .mime file extension.
The default software associated to mim file type:
Company or developer:
Microsoft Outlook is e-mail management tool and personal information manager distributed with Microsoft Office suite. Outlook integrates e-mail application, calendar, task manager, contact manager, note taking in to one application.
Microsoft Outlook is used as a stand-alone application and also can work with Microsoft Exchange Server and SharePoint Server.
The predecessor of Outlook was called Schedule+. The newest version is called Outlook 2016.
Company or developer:
Microsoft Outlook for Mac is e-mail client and personal information manager distributed with Microsoft Office for Mac. Outlook for Mac contains email, calendar, address book, task list, note list managers in one application. Microsoft Outlook for Mac is a successor of Microsoft Entourage for Mac.
List of software applications associated to the .mim file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open mim file, edit mim file, convert mim file, view mim file, play mim file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the mim files.
- Open mim file
- Extract mim file
- Others mim file
Software that open mim file - Multi-Purpose Internet Mail Extensions file
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