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Details of extension .mcd

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .mcd file?
  • Which program can create the .mcd file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .mcd format?
  • What can convert .mcd files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .mcd extension?
VectorWorks Drawing Document .mcd file icon

VectorWorks Drawing Document

MCD file is a VectorWorks Drawing Document. VectorWorks is a computer-aided design (CAD) software program developed by Nemetschek North America (NNA) that is used for drafting, technical drawing and 3D modeling.
Detailed description not available
Category: Document files
Application: VectorWorks
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
VectorWorks 2008 Document
JpgfDraw Drawing Binary
JpgfDraw Drawing ASCII
Vectorworks Workspace
Vectorworks v11 Workspace
VectorWorks VectorScript Script
VectorWorks Drawing Template

Other types of files may also use the .mcd file extension. If you have helpful information about .mcd extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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The .mcd filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

mcr (1), mce (1), mc (1), mxd (1), kcd (1), msd (1), hcd (1), mdd (1), cd (1), md (1), mcw (1), mcs (1), mcf (1), mcc (1), ncd (1)

Can't open a .mcd file?

If you want to open a .mcd file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .mcd association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android