MA File Type

- The quick facts

What are MA files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a MA file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a MA file?

A .MA file is a Maya ASCII Scene file. Through our analysis of MA files, we know that one use of the format is Maya ASCII Scene. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open MA files

Important: Different programs may use files with the MA file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your MA file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different MA openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: September 4, 2021

Other file formats using extension .MA

While Maya ASCII Scene is a popular type of MA-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .MA extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

Music Assembler module

Through our analysis of MA files, we know that one use of the format is Music Assembler module. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different MA openers which you will find listed below.

Trilo Tracker Macro

Through our analysis of MA files, we know that one use of the format is Trilo Tracker Macro. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different MA openers which you will find listed below.

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of MA files. Remember, different programs may use MA files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

MayaMayaUser submitted
MathematicaMathematicaUser submitted
Wolfram MathematicaWolfram MathematicaUser submitted
Maya ApplicationMaya ApplicationUser submitted
MysticThumbsMysticThumbsUser submitted
sakura editorsakura editorUser submitted
3D Photo Browser3D Photo BrowserUser submitted
RESPONSA PROJECT shootRESPONSA PROJECT shootUser submitted
3DBrowser3DBrowserUser submitted
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We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with MA-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with MA-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!