How to open file with MTL extension?

MTL file description

An .MTL file stands for a Material Template Library format that is used for defining the surface of the material including the texture, color, light reflecting properties of a surface, and so on. The MTL file used by the 3D object editing applications is stored along with the .OBJ file that describes the surface shading properties of the objects. The MTL file that is stored in the ASCII format and one or more MTL files can be referenced by the .OBJ file. 

Basic information about MTL file

File MTL is one of the files of the 3D Image Files category. Its full name is OBJ Material File . File format MTL was created by N/A. If you arrived here, you are probably looking for programs that will help you support this particular file extension. In the further part of this page you will find a list of programs that support file MTL sorted by operating systems. If our database contains information about converting a MTL file, you will definitely find it here.
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Programs that support MTL file

Programs for Windows system
Programs for Mac OS system
Programs for Linux system
We hope we helped you solve the problem with the MTL file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.
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  • How to open a file with the MTL extension?
  • How can I convert a MTL file to a different format ?
  • What is the MTL file format extension?
  • What programs support the MTL file?

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What else may cause problems?
There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the MTL file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).
First - the MTL file may be incorrectly linked (associated) with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this link by yourself. To do this, right-click on the MTL file # that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the MTL file should be solved forever.
Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the MTL file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).
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