MIM File Extension

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Multi-Purpose Internet Mail Message Format
  • Developer
    Internet Engineering Task Force
  • Popularity
    3.2 (4 votes)

What is MIM file?

The files that have the .MIM extension is commonly related to the email message files. Such files are called as the Multipurpose Internet Mail Extension files.  A large number of email applications make use of these .MIM extension format, which is useful in supporting the 8-bit email content like audio, video snips and file attachments. This makes it easier for the users to send emails comprise of more than the ASCII text characters. 

A .MIM file format may be included as a vital part of an email message or can also be sent as an individual attachment.

Programs that support MIM file

We hope we helped you solve the problem with the MIM file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.

What else may cause problems?

There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the MIM file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).

First - the MIM file may be incorrectly associated with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this association by yourself. To do this, right-click on the MIM file that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the MIM file should be solved.

Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version of given file, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the MIM file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).

Do you want to help?

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