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DBX file format description

Many people share .dbx files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .dbx file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .dbx files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.dbx - Microsoft Outlook Express Folder Database

DBX file is a Microsoft Outlook Express Folder Database. Outlook Express stores your messages in a folder that contains several different .dbx files. These files (folders.dbx, inbox.dbx, outbox.dbx) contain all your messages.

.dbx file format description:
DBX format description not yet available
Application:
Outlook Express
Category:
Data files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
Microsoft Outlook Express Folder Database related links:
-
Microsoft Outlook Express Folder Database related extensions:
.eml
Microsoft Outlook Express E-Mail
.mbx
Microsoft Outlook Express v4 Mailbox
.nws
Microsoft Internet News Message
.vcf
VCard File

Naturally, other applications may also use the .dbx file extension. Even harmful programs can create .dbx files. Be especially cautious with .dbx files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .dbx file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:

example.dbx

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .dbx file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

fbx, bdx, dxb, dvx, dhx, dfx, dbs, xbx, dbc, vbx, db, rbx, bx, ebx, dx

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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.dbc
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