Files with mac extension can be usually found as some forms of macros used in various programs. Used as script to automate certain processes or operations.

There are 4 other file types using
the MAC file extension!

mac icon.mac - MacPaint bitmap image

mac icon.mac - Microsoft Access shortcut

empty icon.mac - Daqarta extended audio data

empty icon.mac - Maxima commands file

MAC file extension - Macro script

What is mac file? How to open mac files?

File type specification:

Source code and script file type icon Source code and script file type

File extension mac is generally used for files that contains macros.

A macro instruction is a line of computer program coding that results in one or more lines of program coding in the target programming language, sets variables for use by other statements, etc.

These files were used in numerous programs throughout the years.

The default software associated to open mac file:

Microsoft Dynamics GP icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Dynamics GP  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Dynamics GP is a business management solution that provides growing and midsize organizations with complete and scalable financial and operational functionality, such as advanced consolidation, robust business intelligence, rich reporting, forecasting, and budgeting.

Help how to open:

A specific macro can only be utilized in the program from which they were created.

How to convert:

Macroes cannot usually be converted, just edited.

Related links:

About Macros at Wikipedia

List of recommended software applications associated to the .mac file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open mac file, edit mac file, convert mac file, view mac file, play mac file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with mac file - Macro script

Click on the software link(s) for more information. Suggested software applications use mac file type for internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open mac file actions.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with mac file by default:
Microsoft Dynamics GP small icon Microsoft Dynamics GP
Other suggested software:
Cabri II Plus
Minitab small icon Minitab


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