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

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .mine extension and you don’t know what it is? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .mine file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .MINE file?

The .MINE file extension is Minecraft Map File. The creator of this file extension is Mojang Specifications. The file has the binary format, and it is a game related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .MINE file?

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

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

The .mine file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. In the first step you need 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: Locating your .MINE file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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: 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Mojang Minecraft software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .MINE file on Mac

The .mine file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .MINE 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: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 .MINE file on Linux

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .MINE 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

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

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

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”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .MINE file?

If you cannot open the .MINE file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .MINE file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .minesweepersave-ms – Microsoft, .mini2sf – Nintendo DS Sound Information File, .minigsf – Caitsith2 and Zoopd, .minincsf – Naram Qashat, .minipsf – Miniature PlayStation Sound Format File. 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 .MINE file with the Mojang Minecraft program on Windows, Mojang Minecraft program on Mac and Mojang Minecraft software on Linux.