What is a .DBX File And How To Open It – Microsoft

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .dbx extension, but you have never seen this extension before? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .dbx file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .DBX file?

The .DBX file extension is from Outlook Express E-mail Folder. This file extension belongs to the developer Microsoft. The format of this miscellaneous file is binary.

What to know

There are currently 5 software that can open the .dbx file on 1 platform.

How to open a .DBX file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .DBX file on various operating systems.

How to open a .DBX file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

To open the .dbx file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Stellar DBX to PST Converter software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Microsoft Outlook Express, Microsoft Windows Live Mail, Remo Recover Outlook Express, OE-Mail Recovery and Stellar DBX to PST Converter.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .DBX file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Stellar DBX to PST Converter software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .DBX file?

If you cannot open the .DBX file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .DBX file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .dbx – Autodesk, .dbx – Dropbox. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .DBX file with the Stellar DBX to PST Converter, Microsoft Outlook Express, Microsoft Windows Live Mail, Remo Recover Outlook Express, OE-Mail Recovery programs on Windows.