MCL File Type

- The quick facts

What are MCL files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a MCL 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 MCL file?

A .MCL file is a MCell Cellular Automata format file. Through our analysis of MCL files, we know that one use of the format is MCell Cellular Automata format. 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 MCL files

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

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 5 different MCL openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: January 25, 2022

Other file formats using extension .MCL

While MCell Cellular Automata format is a popular type of MCL-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .MCL extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

MECC data Container

Through our analysis of MCL files, we know that one use of the format is MECC data Container. 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 5 different MCL openers which you will find listed below.

Windows Media Center application link

Through our analysis of MCL files, we know that one use of the format is Windows Media Center application link. 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 5 different MCL openers which you will find listed below.

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

CyberLink PowerCinemaCyberLink PowerCinemaUser submitted
Acer Arcade DeluxeAcer Arcade DeluxeUser submitted
progeCAD ProfessionalprogeCAD ProfessionalUser submitted
FAULHABER Motion ManagerFAULHABER Motion ManagerUser submitted
Mirek's CellebrationMirek's CellebrationUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with MCL-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 MCL-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!