What is a .MCLEVEL File And How To Open It – Mojang Specifications (Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .mclevel extension and you don’t know what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .mclevel file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .MCLEVEL file?

The .MCLEVEL file extension stands for Minecraft Map File. This file extension belongs to the developer Mojang Specifications. This file belongs to the binary format and it is a game related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .mclevel file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .MCLEVEL file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .MCLEVEL file on various operating systems.

How to open a .MCLEVEL file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .mclevel file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Mojang Minecraft software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Mojang Minecraft.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .MCLEVEL file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Mojang Minecraft software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .MCLEVEL file on Mac

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .mclevel file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Mojang Minecraft software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is Mojang Minecraft.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .MCLEVEL file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Mojang Minecraft software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .MCLEVEL file on Linux

To open the .mclevel file on Linux, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Mojang Minecraft software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Mojang Minecraft.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .MCLEVEL file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Mojang Minecraft software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .MCLEVEL file?

If you cannot open the .MCLEVEL file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .MCLEVEL file.mcmac – Mariner Software, .mcmeta – Mojang, .mco – Microsoft, .mcolor – David Norgren, .mcp – Freescale Semiconductor. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .MCLEVEL file with the Mojang Minecraft program on Windows, Mojang Minecraft program on Mac and Mojang Minecraft software on Linux.