The .mcdb file extension is related to the Adobe Premiere Pro and used for its media cache databases.

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MCDB file extension - Adobe media cache database file

What is mcdb file? How to open mcdb files?

File type specification:

Database file type icon Database file type

The mcdb file extension is associated with the Adobe Premiere Pro a video editing software for Microsoft Windows and Apple Mac OS X operating systems.

The .mcdb file stores media cache database used by Premiere Pro or also Adobe Lightroom (photo management software).

The default software associated to open mcdb file:

Adobe Premiere Pro icon

Adobe Systems Incorporated logoAdobe Premiere Pro  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Adobe Premiere Pro is a timeline-based video editing software application and part of the Adobe Creative Suite and Creative Cloud. The latest version is Premiere CC available as part of Create Cloud. Previous version was Premiere CS6.

Adobe Premiere lets you edit faster than ever by offering industry-leading, cross-platform, native file–based workflows and GPU-accelerated filters and effects with the enhanced Adobe Mercury Playback Engine.

Adobe Premiere Elements icon

Adobe Systems Incorporated logoAdobe Premiere Elements  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Adobe Premiere Elements is nonlinear video editing software for Windows and Mac. It is a a scaled-down version of professional Adobe Premiere Pro intended for home users. The latest version is Elements 13.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .mcdb file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

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

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with mcdb file - Adobe media cache database file

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

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with mcdb file by default:
Adobe Premiere Pro small icon Adobe Premiere Pro
Adobe Premiere Elements small icon Adobe Premiere Elements
Other suggested software:
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom small icon Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

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