MOBI File Extension

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Mobipocket EBook
  • Developer
    Amazon
  • Popularity
    3.2 (12 votes)

What is MOBI file?

All those files that consist of the .MOBI file format commonly comprises of the digital eBook content that has been storing the Mobipocket binary eBook format. The .MOBI extension supports the standard HTML format, and it is one of the open eBook publication file formats suitable for eBook distribution.

The .MOBI format consists of the DRM copyright protection features. This feature is useful in preventing the unauthorized personnel from copying or viewing the eBook that the .MOBI file contains. The .MOBI file format is the one that is utilized mostly for eBooks that are compatible with use on the Smartphones, Amazon Kindle and PDAs.

Conversion of a MOBI file

When you install one of the applications from the list of programs that you found here, you should be able to open or edit the file with the MOBI extension without any issue. However, if you still have problems with this, you may use the option of MOBI file conversion to a different format.

File Conversions from MOBI extension to a different format
File conversions from other format to MOBI file

We hope we helped you solve the problem with the MOBI 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 MOBI file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).

First - the MOBI 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 MOBI 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 MOBI 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 MOBI file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).

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