Files with mcd extension can be mainly found as technical drawings from the VectorWorks CAD/BIM software.

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

empty - MathCAD document

empty - MediaCD configuration data

mcd - Bleem! memory card save

empty - UFO: Enemy Unknown game data

MCD file extension - VectorWorks drawing

What is mcd file? How to open mcd files?

File type specification:

3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type icon 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type

File extension mcd is mainly related to VectorWork, a CAD and BIM software program, developed by Nemetschek Vectorworks. It was also known under the name MiniCAD with main aim on Mac platform.

The typical mcd file contains CAD drawing created and saved in the program.

MIME types:

Updated: November 28, 2023

The default software associated to open mcd file:

VectorWorks icon

Nemetschek AG logoVectorWorks  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Nemetschek AG

VectorWorks is professional 3D modeling and rendering tool for Microsoft Windows. Vectorworks offers 2D, 3D, production management, and presentation capabilities for all phases of the design process.

Help how to open:

Use VectorWorks to open and work with the *.mcd files. Sadly, MCD format is not well supported in other programs.

How to convert:

Can probably be exported to DXF or other vector based images using Nemetschek software.

Find conversions from mcd file:

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List of software applications associated to the .mcd 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 mcd file, edit mcd file, convert mcd file, view mcd file, play mcd file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting mcd files.

Software that open mcd file - VectorWorks drawing

Programs supporting the exension mcd on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about VectorWorks for open mcd file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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