.dbx

File Type 1 Generic IconOutlook Express E-mail Folder
File Format Proprietary (Microsoft)
Usage Referenced by an application; not meant to be opened manually
Rank ★ ★ ★  Common
Description

Folder containing e-mail messages for a specific mailbox in Outlook Express; named "Inbox.dbx," "Sent Items.dbx," etc; stored in the Store Folder within the Documents and Settings directory; DBX files may be copied to another folder in order to backup e-mail messages.

Important: DBX files should not be opened or edited manually since they can become corrupted and cause Outlook Express to not function correctly.

Open With
Windows

IconMicrosoft Outlook Express

IconMicrosoft Windows Mail

IconMicrosoft Windows Live Mail

Updated 2007
File Type 2 Generic IconVisual FoxPro Table
File Format Proprietary (Microsoft)
Usage Open manually; may be referenced by an application
Rank ★ ☆ ☆  Uncommon
Description

Table created by FoxPro, which can be used within a FoxPro database; defines custom fields within the table and data types that can be entered via the table into the database.

Open With
Windows

IconMicrosoft Visual FoxPro

Updated 2007
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