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== File types ==
 
== File types ==
 
ESEDB distinguishes between the following types:
 
ESEDB distinguishes between the following types:
* database
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* database (.edb, .sdb, ...)
* streaming file
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* streaming file (.stm)
  
 
There are also multiple versions of the ESEDB format.
 
There are also multiple versions of the ESEDB format.

Revision as of 18:01, 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 (.edb, .sdb, ...)
  • streaming file (.stm)

There are also multiple versions of the ESEDB format.

Contents

The ESEDB basically is an ISAM database file format.

See also