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* A great deal of information about the format has been documented by the [http://libesedb.sourceforge.net libesedb project]
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* [http://downloads.sourceforge.net/project/libesedb/Documentation/Extensible%20Storage%20Engine%20%28ESE%29%20Database%20File%20%28EDB%29%20format/Extensible%20Storage%20Engine%20%28ESE%29%20Database%20File%20%28EDB%29%20format.pdf Extensible Storage Engine (ESE) Database File (EDB) format]
 
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Extensible_Storage_Engine Wikipedia entry on Extensible Storage Engine]
 
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Extensible_Storage_Engine Wikipedia entry on Extensible Storage Engine]
  
 
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Revision as of 17:59, 12 November 2010

Microsoft uses the Extensible Storage Engine (ESE) Database File (EDB) format for multiple purposes.

MIME types

The actual mime type of the ESDEB format is unspecified

File signature

The ESEDB has the following file signature: hexadecimal: ef cd ab 89 (at offset 4)

File types

ESEDB distinguishes between the following types:

  • database
  • streaming file

There are also multiple versions of the ESEDB format.

Contents

The ESEDB basically is an ISAM database file format.

See also