How to open MTL files

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

What is a MTL file?

We know of 4 different uses of the MTL file type, one of them being Alias|Wavefront material library. Read the details below.

The MTL file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So a MTL opener may not be able to open all kinds of MTL files. In this case, look through all formats to make sure you find the best suited MTL viewer.

Alias|Wavefront material library

Through our analysis of MTL files, we know that one use of the format is Alias|Wavefront material library. 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!

Crytek XML Material

Through our analysis of MTL files, we know that one use of the format is Crytek XML Material. 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!

MegaCAD Library

Through our analysis of MTL files, we know that one use of the format is MegaCAD Library. 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!

PTC Creo Material

Through our analysis of MTL files, we know that one use of the format is PTC Creo Material. 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!

MTL file openers, viewers, etc.

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

Adobe PhotoshopAdobe PhotoshopUser submitted
Boris GraffitiBoris GraffitiUser submitted
geoviewergeoviewerUser submitted
TruTops GeoViewerTruTops GeoViewerUser submitted
Sweet Home 3DSweet Home 3DUser submitted
Boris FXBoris FXUser submitted
Boris REDBoris REDUser submitted
Avid FXAvid FXUser submitted
MTproMTproUser submitted
Boris BLUEBoris BLUEUser submitted
We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with MTL-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 MTL-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!