MDB Explorer is designed for quick and easy viewing of MDB and MDE files without having an Access license. This application can be used to open tables from multiple Access databases, have your table structures shown and described in terms of column and relation.

With MDB Explorer, you can export data into many other formats including SQLite, CSV, TXT, XML, XLS and XLSX. In addition, you can generate SQL files for other popular databases such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, SQLite and SQL Server.

Other helpful features:
- Powerful filtering capabilities
- Sorting and searching functions
- Image viewing and text viewing
- Open and view your files in full screen mode
- Unicode data support
- Create multiple column filters to narrow down search results

Note: MDB Explorer supports Access 97-2003 file formats. It is designed for tables viewing and exporting only; forms, queries, and database modification will not be supported in this program. Access 2007-2013 (.accdb) file format will be available as an in-app purchase.

What's New

Version 2.4.7

Fixed a stability issue

Ratings and Reviews

does nothing without buying add-on


I just want to open an access db&form but it runs out that paying $10 for this program does not give you that ability; you have to pay another $10 to open a file. Instead of doing that I will go compile the mdbtools off of github. Ugh, why would someone do this.

Doesn't work. Upsells and Crashes - Booooooo!


I bought it. And then realized that I hadn't read the fine print in the description under "What's New." They added an "in-app purchase" as if it were a feature and I had to pay an additional 5$ to get this tool, which advertises itself as "an easy way to view MDB files without an Access license," to open an Access db. Once open, I couldn't edit the data. Fair enough I guess. I then tried to export it as SQLite and the tool crashed (every time I tried it, it wasn't a fluke). Same with SQL, only I got an error not a crash. Same with CSV. What the heck? This thing doesn't do ANYTHING it says it will do. And my db only had a few tables/records in it with very little complexity. (I created it in 10 minutes just to test the tool.) I want my $ back.

Saves your time with this app if you need to open MDB files


Before finding this app, opening a MDB files in Mac can be a nightmare. Now, with this app, it saves a lot of my time when I need to view a MDB files in my macbook. It also offer plenty of export options so I can export it to other file formats. With its clean and easy-to-understand interface, you don't need any time to learn how to use this app, all you have to do is to download this app, then open it, and it does all you want it to. Recommended!


GrandSoft Hong Kong Ltd.
10.8 MB
Developer Tools
Age Rating
Rated 4+
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