.MIM File Extension

Internet Engineering Task Force
File Type:
Multi-Purpose Internet Mail Message File

Having trouble opening .mim extension? Don't panic! This page explains what mim files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open mim files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a MIM file?

Mim file extension has Multi-Purpose Internet Mail Message file type, developed by Internet Engineering Task Force, which is associated with the "encoded files" category.

Encoded file may be used by different email programs; it can store the MIME version, encoding method, and the type of content. Users can see MIM files both on their own or attached to an e-mail. MIM file are usually decoded by email programs automatically.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

mim file icon
Internet Engineering Task Force
File Type:
Multi-Purpose Internet Mail Message File
Encoded Files

How to open MIM file?

Double click the mim file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .mim extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the mim extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the mim file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open MIM files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the mim file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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