What is a .MOEF File And How To Open It – Apple

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Have you downloaded a file with .moef extension, but you are not sure what it is? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .moef file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .MOEF file?

The .MOEF file extension stands for Apple Motion Effect Project Template. This file extension was developed by Apple. The file is a settings related file.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .moef file on 1 platform.

How to open a .MOEF file?

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

How to open a .MOEF file on Mac

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

1. The first step is to download the Apple Motion and Apple Final Cut Pro software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .MOEF 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: 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Apple Motion software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .MOEF file?

If you cannot open the .MOEF file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .MOEF file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .mof – Desktop Management Task Force, .moff – Sony, .mogg – Multitrack Ogg File, .mogrt – Adobe Systems, .moho – Smith Micro. 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 .MOEF file with the Apple Motion, Apple Final Cut Pro programs on Mac.