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MECHDB file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.mechdb - ANSYS Mechanical Database

The MECHDB data files are related to ANSYS Workbench. MECHDB file is an ANSYS Mechanical Database. ANSYS Workbench is a platform which integrate simulation technologies and parametric CAD systems with unique automation and performance.

ANSYS Workbench
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ANSYS Mechanical Database related extensions:
WireTap Studio Library
Gerber Internal Plane Layer 1 Data
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Gerber Aperture Data
Gerber Top Solder Mask Data
Gerber Top Paste Mask Data

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

Can't open a .mechdb 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.

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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