MCH file format description

Many people often share .mch files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .mch files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .mch files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .mch files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .mch file format.

3 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.mch - Machinery HDR Effects Settings

The MCH configuration files are related to Machinery HDR Effects. The MCH file is a Machinery HDR Effects Settings. Machinery HDR Effects is a program that utilizes HDR technology.

Application:Machinery HDR Effects
Category:Configuration files
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Machinery HDR Effects Settings related extensions:

  • pzs Pizazz Plus Palette Settings Data
  • bwz WinImage Batch Configuration
  • pxg PixRef Pro Configuration Data
  • sso ChessDB Saved Search Options
  • tcls TestComplete Configuration File
  • zoc ZOC Client Configuration Data

.mch - Atari 8-bit Graph2Font Image

The MCH graphic files are related to Recoil. The MCH file is an Atari 8-bit Graph2Font Image. The Atari 8-bit family is a series of 8-bit home computers introduced by Atari, Inc.

Category:Graphic files
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Atari 8-bit Graph2Font Image related extensions:

  • 64c Commodore 64 8x8 Font Data
  • a Commodore 64 SEUCK Sprite Image
  • a4r Atari 8-bit Anime 4ever Image
  • abk Commodore Amiga AMOS Bitmap
  • acbm Commodore Amiga Continuous Bitmap Image
  • afl Commodore 64 AFLI-editor Image

.mch - Adobe Director Xtra Cache

The MCH data files are related to Adobe Director. The MCH file is an Adobe Director Xtra Cache. Adobe Director is a multimedia application authoring platform by Adobe Systems.

Application:Adobe Director
Category:Data files
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Adobe Director Xtra Cache related extensions:

  • xlz Crossword Power Tools Crossword Library
  • blz Crossword Power Tools Crossword Library
  • tablecontent SMART Table Activity Package
  • gmbck Game Maker Background Image
  • mky MagicKey Configuration Data
  • brm Kega Fusion RAM Backup Data

Be careful.

It is important to understand that the .mch file extension is not limited to a particular set of applications. Other programs besides the intended ones can also use the .mch extension to create files. This includes potentially harmful programs or malware that may generate .mch files for various purposes. Be especially cautious with .mch files coming from untrusted or unknown sources.

Can't open a .mch file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize an extension, you receive the following message:

Select an app to open this .mch file

To set the .mch 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. Under the Default apps section, you will find various categories such as Email, Web browser, and Music player.
  5. Locate the category that matches the file type you want to associate, such as 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 desired app is not listed, click on More apps to see additional options or click on Look for an app in the Microsoft Store to search for apps in the Store.
  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 .mch file association. Many applications can open .mch files without requiring any specific file association to be set.

The .mch file extension is often given incorrectly

Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. Our goal in providing this list is to help users find the right information more easily and enhance their overall search experience on our website.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

ch, cmh, hch, jch, kch, lch, mc, mcb, mcg, mcm, mcn, mct, mcu, mdh, mh

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .mch filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.

Filename extensions similar to .mch:

Operating systems

At, we strive to provide a seamless user experience by ensuring compatibility with a wide range of operating systems. The following is a comprehensive list of the operating systems currently supported by

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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