Open MDL file

The most commonly used .mdl file type: GameStudio 3D model

How to open mdl files?

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

What is mdl file?

Model entities from the 3D GameStudio computer game development environment can be recognized by their mdl file extension.

GameStudio 3D model description

MDL file in 3D GameStudio is a model entity file that contains 3D models used in game development.  These models can include characters, objects, buildings, or any other visual elements that appear in the game.

MDL format is designed to store the geometry, textures, and other visual data for these models. It is used by the 3D GameStudio engine to render the models in the game environment.

Suggested software to open mdl file

3D GameStudio

A development environment used to create 3D applications

Other MDL file name extensions using the same .mdl suffix

.mdl - Animation:Master 3D model

An mdl file extension is related to the Animation:Master, an animation program for Windows. An mdl file contains 3D model.

Open mdl file with: Animation:Master AnyCAD Exchange3D

.mdl - ASTi Model Builder data

An mdl file extension is associated with the ASTi Model Builder data format.

Open mdl file with: ASTi Model Builder

.mdl - Blizzard Entertainment 3D model

An mdl file extension is related to the Warcraft III video game. An mdl file contains 3D model.

Open mdl file with: Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos

.mdl - DigitalTracker/DigiTrakker music module

An mdl file extension is related to the DigitalTracker or DigiTrakker music module format.

Open mdl file with: Awave Studio OpenMPT

.mdl - Flight Simulator 95/98 3D model

Files with mdl extension may also found as old 3D model data for Microsoft Flight Simulator 95/98 computer game. 

Open mdl file with: Microsoft Flight Simulator 98 MDL2DXF Microsoft Flight Simulator for Windows 95

.mdl - IBM Cognos Model Definition Language file

Files with mdl extension might also be found as source codes in model definition language.

Open mdl file with: IBM Cognos Business Intelligence

.mdl - id Tech 2 game engine model

An mdl file extension is related to the id Tech 2 video game engine. An mdl file contains 3D model.

Open mdl file with: XnView MP Half-Life 2 Quake Half-Life Quake 2

.mdl - Leadwerks Game Engine model

An mdl file extension is related to the Leadwerks Game Engine and used for its model files.

Open mdl file with: Leadwerks Game Engine

.mdl - Lectra Modaris clothing design

An mdl file extension is related to the Lectra Modaris clothing design format.

Open mdl file with: We are sorry, there is currently no software link record to open this mdl file type in the database.

.mdl - Luigi's Mansion 3D model

An mdl file extension is related to the Luigi's Mansion 3D model format.

Open mdl file with: We are sorry, there is currently no software link record to open this mdl file type in the database.

.mdl - MapShots data

Files with mdl extension are associated with MapShots software products. They are used as some various data files.

Open mdl file with: EASi Grain

.mdl - MDL Molchemical modeller data

An mdl file extension is related to the MDL Molchemical modeller program.

Open mdl file with: OpenBabel We are sorry, there is currently no software link record to open this mdl file type in the database.

.mdl - Men of War: Assault Squad 2 model

Files with mdl file extension are used by Men of War: Assault Squad 2 video game. An mdl file contains model.

Open mdl file with: Men of War: Assault Squad 2

.mdl - Mighty Draw DOS library

An mdl file extension is related to the Mighty Draw and used for its DOS library files. Probably obsolete format.

Open mdl file with: Mighty Draw

.mdl - Moray wireframe model

An mdl file extension is associated with the Morray wireframe modeler for POV-Ray. An mdl file stores wireframe model.

Open mdl file with: POV-Ray with Moray Plugin

.mdl - RapidForm file

Open mdl file with: Rapidform Explorer (Geomagic Verify Viewer)

.mdl - Rational Rose object design model file

Files with mdl extension are used by the IBM Rational Rose program. They include some object design models.

Open mdl file with: Rational Rose Developer for UNIX Visual Paradigm

.mdl - Simulink simulation model

An mdl file extension is related to the Simulink software. An mdl file contains simulation model.

Open mdl file with: Simulink

.mdl - STAR-CD model data

An mdl file extension is associated with the STAR-CD software. An mdl file contains transient data.

Open mdl file with: STAR-CD

.mdl - Steam Source SDK model content data

An mdl file extension is related to the Source SDK software. An mdl file contains model content data.

Open mdl file with: Half-Life 2 Left 4 Dead Portal Left 4 Dead 2 Portal 2

.mdl - Symbian OS MIME type library

Files with MDL extension might also be found as part of Symbian operating system for mobile devices. MIME type library.

Open mdl file with: Symbian OS

.mdl - Vensim model

An mdl file extension is related to the Vensim program. An mdl file contains model.

Open mdl file with: Vensim

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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