How to open MOL2 files

Did your computer fail to open a MOL2 file? We explain what MOL2 files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your files.

What is a MOL2 file?

The MOL2 file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the MOL2 file type for different types of data.

We are aware of 1 different use of the MOL2 extension, which you can read more about below.

Tripos Mol2

Through our analysis of MOL2 files, we know that one use of the format is Tripos Mol2. 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.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Software that will open, convert or fix MOL2 files

These apps are known to open certain types of MOL2 files. Since many different programs may use MOL2 files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific MOL2 file.

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We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with MOL2-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with MOL2-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!