What is a .MOB File And How To Open It – MediaCorp

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Have you came across a file with the .mob extension and you don’t know what it is? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .mob file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .MOB file?

The .MOB file extension comes from MOBTV Video File. This file extension belongs to the developer MediaCorp. The format of this file is binary, and it is a video related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .mob file on 1 platform.

How to open a .MOB file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .MOB file on various operating systems.

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

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .mob file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Microsoft Windows Media Player software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .MOB 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: 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Microsoft Windows Media Player software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .MOB file?

If you cannot open the .MOB file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .MOB file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .mobi – Amazon, .mobileconfig – Apple, .mobileprovision – Apple, .mobirise – Mobirise, .mod – Karsten Obarski. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .MOB file with the Microsoft Windows Media Player program on Windows.