MBM File Problems: Why Your PC Won't Open MBM Files

Few things are as frustrating as receiving a file that your computer refuses to open up. Understanding the reason why it won't work is the first step to finding a solution. Here are some of the most common error messages and problems when opening MBM files.

Common Error Messages

Error Message: The MBM File is Corrupt

The only solution to a corrupt file, is to download a new copy, or to ask the sender to resend the file.

Error Message: Can't Find Software to Open the MBM File

This error is quite easy to solve. Simply right-click on the MBM file and select SymbianOS Multi BitMap Image from the dropdown list to create a default file type association. In future, it should automatically open in SymbianOS Multi BitMap Image.

Common MBM-Related Problems

Problem: You Don't Have SymbianOS Multi BitMap Image Installed

You can simply download SymbianOS Multi BitMap Image software. MBM uses SymbianOS Multi BitMap Image by default. After you install it, the software should automatically associate itself with MBM files.

Problem: You Have SymbianOS Multi BitMap Image Installed But It's Still Not Working

If you have SymbianOS Multi BitMap Image installed and you still can't open the file, you should get in touch with the software developers for further assistance. See our chart below for who to contact:

Software Developer
SymbianOS Multi BitMap Image Windows Software

Problem: You Can't Install SymbianOS Multi BitMap Image

If for some reason you can't or don't want to install SymbianOS Multi BitMap Image, you could also search online for free software that uses MBM files. But, as a word of caution, please be careful as many free software downloads are infected with malware or bundled with unwanted software.


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