MTL File

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

What is a MTL file?

A .MTL file is an Alias|Wavefront material library file. 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 yet verified any programs for Windows that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

What else are .MTL files used for?

While Alias|Wavefront material library is a popular type of MTL-file, we know of 4 different uses of the .MTL extension.

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.

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 yet verified any programs for Windows that work with this specific file format. If you know one, 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 yet verified any programs for Windows that work with this specific file format. If you know one, 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 yet verified any programs for Windows that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Various 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
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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 software that we know for certain will work with MTL-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 MTL-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!