.MDB File Extension

There are 2 file types use the .MDB file extension:

  1. Microsoft Access Database
  2. Avid Media Database

1. Microsoft Access Database

Microsoft Access Database

An MDB file is a database file created by Microsoft Access, a widely-used desktop relational database program. It contains the database structure (tables and fields) and database entries (table rows). MDB files may also store data entry forms, queries, stored procedures, reports, and database security settings.

Software's name License Platforms
Freewind MDB Converter Freewind MDB Converter Free Trial Windows
Kexi Kexi Free Linux
MDB Admin MDB Admin Free Windows
mdb-export mdb-export Free Linux
MDB Viewer MDB Viewer Free Trial Mac
MDB Viewer Plus MDB Viewer Plus Free Windows
MDBopener.com MDBopener.com Free Web
Microsoft Access Microsoft Access Commercial Windows
Microsoft Visual Studio Microsoft Visual Studio Commercial Windows
SAS Institute SAS SAS Institute SAS Free Trial LinuxMacWindows
Wolfram Research Mathematica Wolfram Research Mathematica Commercial LinuxMacWindows

Updated: November 2, 2016

2. Avid Media Database

Avid Media Database
  • Developer Avid Technology
  • Popularity
    2.7 (11 votes)
  • Category Data Files
  • Format Binary

Database file used by several different Avid video editing and finishing software products; contains indexed information about the media assets used by a video editing project; used as a cache that tracks the resources with up-to-date information.

MDB files are generated automatically by the software in the folders where media assets reside. If they are deleted, the software rebuilds them.

Software's name License Platforms
Avid Media Composer Avid Media Composer Commercial MacWindows

Updated: April 14, 2011

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