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MBX File Format

Extension Microsoft Outlook adds to saved email, Eudora mailboxes

MBX is an email extension file format created by Microsoft Outlook Express. Outlook stores message data in MBX files on the user’s computer. MBX files are usually held in a folder that corresponds to a folder within Outlook, such as Inbox or Sent. The folders also have the .MBX extension.

MIME: application/outlook

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This was last updated in November 2010
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