What is a .MNR File And How To Open It – Autodesk (Easy Steps)


Have you downloaded a file with .mnr extension, but you are not sure what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. In this article we will explain what .mnr file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .MNR file?

The file extension .MNR comes from AutoCAD Menu Resource File. The creator of this file extension is Autodesk. The file has the binary format, and it is a raster related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .MNR file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .MNR file on various operating systems.

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Autodesk AutoCAD 2020 software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use Autodesk AutoCAD 2020 software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .MNR 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Autodesk AutoCAD 2020 software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .MNR file?

If you cannot open the .MNR file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .MNR file.mns – Autodesk, .mnt – FoxPro Menu Memo, .mnu – Autodesk, .mnu – Adobe Systems, .mnu – TomTom International. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .MNR file with the Autodesk AutoCAD 2020 program on Windows.