What are MCT files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening a MCT 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 MCT file?
The .mct file extension is most commonly associated with the Windows Live Messenger application. The MCT files contain packaged "wink" files that are used by the Windows Live program. "Winks" are flash animations that are used to convey emotions in IM conversations. Some MCT files are provided free with the Windows Live software while others can be purchased online from third-party vendors.
The .mct file extension is also used for Musicator MIDI files and MapChart genetic map data files.
How to open MCT files
Important: Different programs may use files with the MCT file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your MCT file is, you may need to try a few different programs.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested seven different MCT openers which you will find listed below.
Last updated: December 8, 2022
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of MCT files. Remember, different programs may use MCT files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.
|Gemmico FolderInfo||User submitted|
|Musicator Win||User submitted|
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