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Details of extension .mbm

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .mbm file?
  • Which program can create the .mbm file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .mbm format?
  • What can convert .mbm files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .mbm extension?
Symbian MultiBitmap .mbm file icon

Symbian MultiBitmap

MBM file is a Symbian MultiBitmap. MBM is a container for a set of bitmap images. MBM files are used by most Symbian applications to store their graphical content. MBM files can be created with the BMCONV tool which is supplied with any Symbian (and EPOC) SDK.
Detailed description not available
Category: Graphic files
Application: XnView
Program name: -
Mime-type: image/x-epoc-mbm
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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Other types of files may also use the .mbm file extension. If you have helpful information about .mbm extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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The .mbm filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

mmb (18), mm (8), mvm (7), mbn (6), mgm (6), mb (4), mnm (4), mbk (4), lbm (4), mhm (3), nbm (3), bmm (2), jbm (1)

Can't open a .mbm file?

If you want to open a .mbm file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .mbm association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.mbm

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 from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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