MAK File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a MAK file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .MAK files.

What is a MAK file?

A .MAK file is a Borland C++ Builder Makefile file. Through our analysis of MAK files, we know that one use of the format is Borland C++ Builder Makefile . 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 MAK files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension MAK for different purposes.

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

Suggest another file format using extension MAK

While we know of one file format using the .MAK file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .MAK file.

Various viewers for this file format

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

UltraEditUltraEditUser submitted
Stuffit ExpanderStuffit ExpanderUser submitted
Any Video Converter ProfessionalAny Video Converter ProfessionalUser submitted
Microsoft Visual Studio .NETMicrosoft Visual Studio .NETUser submitted
Flash Movie PlayerFlash Movie PlayerUser submitted
progeCAD ProfessionalprogeCAD ProfessionalUser submitted
progeCAD Professional EnglishprogeCAD Professional EnglishUser submitted
Notepad++Notepad++User submitted
Open WatcomOpen WatcomUser submitted
F-BASICF-BASICUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with MAK-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 MAK-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!