MDE File - opening and understanding
Did your computer fail to open a MDE file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .MDE files.
What is a MDE file?
The .mde file extension is most commonly associated with the Microsoft Access database application. When Microsoft Access is used to compile database modules and remove editable source codes, the resulting database file is stored in MDE format. These files allow users to perform operations within the database without allowing them to make any changes to the database objects or code.
The .mde file extension is also used for Tonline database files and ArchiCAD educational version module files.
How to open MDE files
You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension MDE for different purposes.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different MDE openers which you will find listed below.
Suggest another file format using extension MDE
While we know of one file format using the .MDE file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .MDE file.
Various viewers for this file format
These apps are known to open certain types of MDE files. Remember, different programs may use MDE files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.
|Microsoft Office||User submitted|
|Microsoft Access||User submitted|
|Citrix ICA Client||User submitted|
|Microsoft Office Mondo - English||User submitted|
|Microsoft Application Virtualization||User submitted|
|Maximizer 97is||User submitted|
|Softricity SoftGrid||User submitted|