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MEL file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.mel - Autodesk Maya Embedded Language Script

The MEL development files are related to Autodesk Maya. The MEL file is a Maya Embedded Language Script. Autodesk Maya software is a powerful, integrated 3D modeling, animation, effects and rendering solution.

Autodesk Maya
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Autodesk Maya Embedded Language Script related extensions:
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Xilinx ISE BitGen Mask Information
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Naturally, other applications may also use the .mel file extension. Even harmful programs can create .mel files. Be especially cautious with .mel files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .mel 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 .mel file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

el, eml, hel, lel, mdl, me, mei, mek, mem, meo, mep, mfl, ml, mle, mrl

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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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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