Open MCL file

The most common choise: Microsoft Media Center application shortcut

How to open Microsoft Media Center application shortcut .mcl files

mcl file icon Have you had trouble opening the mcl file on your computer? What are mcl files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is mcl file?

Files with mcl extension can be found as application shortcuts for Microsoft Media Center application that was a part of some distributions of Microsoft Windows operating system.

Microsoft Media Center application shortcut description

File extension mcl is associated with Windows Media Center, a digital video recorder and media player developed by Microsoft.

The mcl is an application shortcut to the More Programs page, basically an XML file that specifies the path to what application to run, title, thumbnail to display, etc.

Suggested software to open mcl file

Windows Media Center

A media player and digital video recorder for Microsoft Windows

Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition

One of the most successful members of Windows family

There are other MCL filename extensions with the same .mcl suffix

mcl - MCell cellular automaton data

An mcl file extension is related to the MCell and used for its cellular automation data.

mcl - Multimedia Manager collection data

An mcl file extension is related to the Multimedia Manager software. An mcl file contains collection data.

mcl - MUSHclient world information

An mcl file extension is related to the MUSHclient, a gaming application. An mcl file contains game world information.

mcl - VectorWorks template

An mcl file extension is related to the VectorWorks, a CAD modeling tool. An mcl file stores template.

What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the computer file name, so for example document-name.pdf has file extension „pdf“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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