How to open EDB files

Did your computer fail to open an EDB file? We explain what EDB files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your files.

What is an EDB file?

Files that contani the .edb file extension are most commonly used by mailbox data files that have been saved by the Microsoft Exchange Server.

EDB is an acronym for Exchange Database. The EDB files are exchange database files that store in-process and non-SMTP messages. These files are formatted using the b-tree structure. Each EDB file has a corresponding STM file which contains the actual SMTP messages.

Adobe Photoshop also uses the .edb file extension. In the PhotoShop application, the .edb file suffix is used for extended digital books that have been created with the application.

The ACT! email also uses the .edb file extension. These EDB files contain email data files that are used by the softwarend ACT! email data files.

Software that will open, convert or fix EDB files

These apps are known to open certain types of EDB files. Since many different programs may use EDB files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific EDB file.

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