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MCL file format description

Many people share .mcl files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .mcl file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .mcl files.

3 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.mcl - Windows Media Center Link

The MCL other files are related to Windows Media Center. MCL file is a Windows Media Center Link. MCL files are deprecated and their use is no longer recommended. A minimum of information is included with this SDK for application compatibility from prior versions of Windows Media Center.

Windows Media Center
Other files
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Windows Media Center Link related extensions:
Real Time Streaming Protocol Data
QuickTime Resources
QuickTime Preferences
QuickTime Player Addition
Nokia Firmware Format File
Microsoft Dynamics AX Application Developer Documentation Index

.mcl - microC Binary File

The MCL development files are related to microC. MCL file is a microC Binary File. mikroC is an ANSI C compiler for 5 different microcontroller architectures.

Development files
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microC Binary File related extensions:
microC Library

.mcl - SmartCAM Macro File

The MCL data files are related to SmartCAM. MCL file is a SmartCAM Macro File. SmartCAM is a suite of Computer-Aided Manufacturing and CAD/CAM software applications that uses toolpath modeling to assist CNC machinists in creating computer-numerically controlled (CNC) programs that direct CNC machine tools.

Data files
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SmartCAM Macro File related extensions:
SmartCAM Code Generation Template
SmartCAM Job Operations File
SmartCAM Custom Control Panel File
SmartCAM Process Model File
SmartCAM Connection Settings File
SmartCAM Manufacture File

Naturally, other applications may also use the .mcl file extension. Even harmful programs can create .mcl files. Be especially cautious with .mcl files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .mcl 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 a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .mcl file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

cl, cml, hcl, jcl, kcl, lcl, mc, mc1, mci, mck, mcm, mco, mcp, mdl, mfl

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Animation Master Model Data
STAR-CD v4 Model Data
CryptoMailer Encrypted File
Media Control Interface Data
Digitrakker Music Module

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

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

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