The MUI file extension is related to the GLUT (OpenGL Utility Toolkit) a software used to writing OpenGL applications.

There are 3 other file types using
the MUI file extension!

mui icon.mui - MultiLanguage Windows resource data [common]

empty icon.mui - Amiga MUI default class/library file

empty icon.mui - Harmony Assistant instrument data

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Software that works with mui file extension

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MUI file extension - OpenGL Glut file

What is mui file? How to open mui files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The MUI file extension is associated with GLUT, a tool that makes it considerably easier to learn about and explore OpenGL programming, developed by

MUI format is probably used for one of the resource files used by the program.

The default software associated to mui file type:

Silicon Graphics International logoGLUT  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Silicon Graphics International

GLUT (pronounced like the glut in gluttony) is the OpenGL Utility Toolkit, a window system independent toolkit for writing OpenGL programs. It implements a simple windowing application programming interface (API) for OpenGL. GLUT makes it considerably easier to learn about and explore OpenGL programming. GLUT provides a portable API so you can write a single OpenGL program that works on both Win32 PCs and X11 workstations.

Help how to open MUI files:

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 file with extension MUI:

As far as we know, this .mui 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 .mui file extension

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

  • Others mui file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with mui file - OpenGL Glut file

Click on the software link for more information about GLUT. GLUT uses mui file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft Windows:

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