DAT_MCR file format description

DAT_MCR file format

We made this page to help you understand how to work with DAT_MCR files. Here, you can find info on software that can handle these files. It includes simple programs for opening and converting them.

Learn about the DAT_MCR file and its functions here!

We also explain how to convert them into other types. It's simple and hassle-free. For opening or changing DAT_MCR files, this page offers all the tools you need.

#1 Minecraft Level Data Backup

The DAT_MCR file is categorized under Game Data. It is associated with Minecraft, serving as a Minecraft Level Data Backup. Minecraft is a sandbox indie game originally created by Swedish programmer Markus Notch Persson and later developed and published by Mojang. The level.dat_mcr is a backup of the level.dat file before conversion from MCRegion to Anvil. Visit the website of Minecraft for a detailed description of the DAT_MCR format.

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Minecraft Level Data Backup related extensions

  • bo2 Minecraft BO2 Object
  • bo3 Minecraft BO3 Object
  • dat Minecraft Game Data
  • dat_new Minecraft New Level Data Backup

Windows can't open your DAT_MCR file?

When you try to open a file by double-clicking it, Windows looks at the file's name to figure out what to do. If Windows doesn't know the file type, it'll ask you to choose an app to open this DAT_MCR file.

To set the DAT_MCR file association in Windows 11, you can follow these steps

  1. Open the Settings app by clicking on the Start menu and selecting the gear icon.
  2. In the Settings app, click on System and then select Apps from the left-hand side menu.
  3. Scroll down and click on the Default apps option.
  4. In the Default apps section, you will find various categories. They include Email, Web browser, and Music player.
  5. Locate the category that matches the file type you want to associate. For example, choose Photos for image files, or Video player for video files.
  6. Click on the current default app listed under the category. A list of available apps will appear.
  7. Choose the app you want to set as the default for that file type. If the app you want is not listed, click on More apps to see more options. Or, click on Look for an app in the Microsoft Store to search for apps.
  8. After selecting the app, it will become the default choice for opening files of that type.

It's worth mentioning that you don't always need to set DAT_MCR file association. Many apps can open files. They don't need a specific file association to be set.

Handle DAT_MCR files with care

Exercise caution when handling DAT_MCR files from unknown sources. Files from certain sources can threaten your computer's security. They might contain malware, viruses, or harmful software. To minimize risks, avoid downloading or opening unfamiliar DAT_MCR files. Use trusted antivirus software to scan files from unknown sources before opening.

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