File Extension Library


.MBDB File Extension

  • Developer by: Apple, Inc.
  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .MBDB file?

.MBDB file extension is created by Apple, Inc.. .MBDB has been classified as Various data Files.

.MBDB is Apple iOS backup manifest

The mbdb file extension is associated with the Apple iTunes, the standard manage application for iOS devices.

The mbdb file contains a list of files, that are stored in the backup of the iOS device.

The MBDB database was introduced in iTunes 9.2.


How to open:

Use iPhone Backup Browser to open MBDB backup file.

How to convert:

Conversion of this file format is not possible.

How to Open .MBDB file on different platforms

Open .MBDB File on Windows

  • Right-click a .MBDB
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .MBDB file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .MBDB files" Press "Ok"

Open .MBDB File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .MBDB file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .MBDB File on Linux

Right click on the .MBDB file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .MBDB File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .MBDB file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .MBDB File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .MBDB files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .MBDB files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .MBDB files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .MBDB file format
  2. You need to check the .MBDB file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)