What is a .MGC File And How To Open It – Microsoft (Guide)

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Have you came across a file with the .mgc extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .mgc file extension and how to open it.

What is a .MGC file?

The .MGC file extension comes from Microsoft Clip Organizer Media Catalog. The developer of this file extension is Microsoft. This file belongs to the binary format and it is a vector related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .mgc file on 1 platform.

How to open a .MGC file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .MGC file on various operating systems.

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

To open the .mgc file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Microsoft Office 365 software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Microsoft Office 365.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .MGC 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: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Microsoft Office 365 software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .MGC file?

If you are still unable to open the .MGC file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .MGC file.mgc – MGCSoft. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .MGC file with the Microsoft Office 365 program on Windows.