What are dbx files? Where can I find these files?

Outlook Express 5/6 stores all messages of a mail folder in a corresponding .dbx file. For example, the Inbox.dbx file contains messages that are displayed in the Inbox mail folder in Outlook Express, the Outbox.dbx file contains messages that are displayed in the Outbox mail folder, and so on.

If a dbx file is damaged and you cannot operate the corresponding mail folder in Outlook Express, then you need to use DataNumen Outlook Express Repair to repair the dbx file and recover your messages from it.

There are three methods to find the dbx file corresponding to an Outlook Express mail folder. Please click here to see the detailed instructions.

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