What is a .MFL File And How To Open It – Mozilla (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .mfl extension, but you are not sure what it is? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .mfl file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .MFL file?

The file extension .MFL is from Mozilla FastLoad File.The developer of this file extension is Mozilla. This data related file is in binary format.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .mfl file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .MFL file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .MFL file on your operating system/device.

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

The .mfl file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. In the first step you need to download the Mozilla Thunderbird software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is Mozilla Firefox and Mozilla Thunderbird.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .MFL 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, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 Mozilla Thunderbird software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .MFL file on Mac

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .mfl file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Mozilla Thunderbird software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Mozilla Firefox and Mozilla Thunderbird.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .MFL file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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: Clicking “Open with”

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

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

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

How to open a .MFL file on Linux

There are 4 simple steps to open the .mfl file on Linux.

1. The first step is to download the Mozilla Thunderbird software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Mozilla Firefox and Mozilla Thunderbird.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .MFL file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Mozilla Thunderbird software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .MFL file?

If you cannot open the .MFL file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .MFL file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .mfl – Verity Software House. 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 .MFL file with the Mozilla Thunderbird, Mozilla Firefox programs on Windows, Mozilla Thunderbird, Mozilla Firefox programs on Mac and Mozilla Thunderbird, Mozilla Firefox software on Linux.