The File Extensions Database


.MBZ File Extension

  • Category: Emulator Files

What is an .MBZ file?

.MBZ is Pogoshell NES emulator plugin

The mbz file extension is associated with the Pogoshell, a file manager for the Gameboy Advance that allows users to manage filesystem on handheld.

The mbz file contains NES emulator plugin.

This mbz file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.


How to open:

You can install this plugin to Pogoshell to add more functions.

How to convert:

Plugins usually cannot be converted, only imported to their intented program.

How to solve problems with MBZ files

  • Associate the MBZ file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any MBZ file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.MBZ files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the MBZ file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .MBZ is Pogoshell NES emulator plugin. Because only the current version supports the latest MBZ file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the manufacturer website after an available .MBZ is Pogoshell NES emulator plugin update.
  • To make sure that your MBZ file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.