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MTL file format description

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

5 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.mtl - Alias Wavefront Material Data

The MTL graphic files are related to Autodesk Maya. The MTL file is an Alias Wavefront Material Data. Material library files contain one or more material definitions, each of which includes the color, texture, and reflection map of individual materials. These are applied to the surfaces and vertices of objects. Material files are stored in ASCII format and have the .mtl extension.

Application:
Autodesk Maya
Category:
Graphic files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
Alias Wavefront Material Data related extensions:
.w2d
Autodesk 2D XML Vector Data
.skf
Autodesk AutoSketch Thumbnail
.awd
Artweaver Document
.kraw
Mac OS X Kernel Loadable RAW Image
.itc
iTunes CoverFlow Data
.azv
AirZip Compressed Image

.mtl - Amazon Lumberyard Material Data

The MTL development files are related to Amazon Lumberyard. The MTL file is an Amazon Lumberyard Material Data. Amazon Lumberyard is a free, cross-platform, 3D game engine that allows you to create high-quality games, connect your games to the compute and storage of the AWS Cloud.

Application:
Amazon Lumberyard
Category:
Development files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
Amazon Lumberyard Material Data related extensions:
.systag
Android System Tag Data
.motionset
Amazon Lumberyard Motion Set Data
.cgf
Amazon Lumberyard Static Geometry Data
.skin
Amazon Lumberyard Skinned Character Data
.xn
Cygwin LD-Script Data
.chr
Amazon Lumberyard Character Asset Data

.mtl - Men of War: Assault Squad 2 Material Data

The MTL game data files are related to Men of War: Assault Squad 2. The MTL file is a Men of War: Assault Squad 2 Material Data. Men of War: Assault Squad 2 is a real-time strategy game set in World War II.

Application:
Men of War: Assault Squad 2
Category:
Game Data files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
Men of War: Assault Squad 2 Material Data related extensions:
.xrs
Dig It! Game Data
.pod
Nocturne Game Archive
.lrf
League of Legends Game Replay
.inv
Lineage Inventory Data
.lgt
Urban Chaos LightMap Data
.stb
ROSE Online Game Data

.mtl - Mastercam Mill Tool Library

The MTL data files are related to Mastercam. The MTL file is a Mastercam Mill Tool Library. Mastercam is a computer-aided design (CAD) and manufacturing (CAM) tool that was created by CNC Software.

Application:
Mastercam
Category:
Data files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
Mastercam Mill Tool Library related extensions:
.ge3
Mastercam Geometry Data
.hcode
Mastercam HASP Code
.mc8
Mastercam 8 Document
.mc9
Mastercam 9 Document
.mcx
Mastercam X Document
.mcx-8
Mastercam X8 Document

.mtl - Transport Fever Game Material Data

The MTL game data files are related to Transport Fever. The MTL file is a Transport Fever Game Material Data. Transport Fever is a railroad-focused tycoon game for Microsoft Windows.

Application:
Transport Fever
Category:
Game Data files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
Transport Fever Game Material Data related extensions:
.gpm
Ragnarok Online Game Update Data
.con
Transport Fever Game Configuration
.bbz
Line Rider 2: Unbound Game Executable
.civ4replay
Civilization 4 Game Replay
.grp
Transport Fever Group Parameters Data
.ani
Painkiller Overdose Game Animation

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

Can't open a .mtl 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:

example.mtl

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 .mtl file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

htl, jtl, ktl, ltl, mfl, mgl, mhl, ml, mlt, mrl, mt, mti, mtk, mtm, mto

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

.tml
DB/TextWorks Thesaurus Maintenance Lock
.mgl
Age of Empires 2 Replay
.jtl
Apache JMeter Data
.ntl
D2NT Library
.mhl
Media Hash List
.mtp
MadTracker Pattern

Operating systems

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