What is a .MU File And How To Open It – Squad (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .mu extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. In this article we will explain what .mu file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .MU file?

The file extension .MU stands for Kerbal Space Program Mesh File. The development of this file was done by Squad. The format of this file is binary, and it is a 3D images related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .mu file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .MU file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Squad Kerbal Space Program software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .MU 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 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 Squad Kerbal Space Program software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .MU file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Squad Kerbal Space Program software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .MU 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 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 Squad Kerbal Space Program software that 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 .MU file?

If you cannot open the .MU file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .MU file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .mu3 – Myriad Software, .mud – Lightbox Education, .mud – Autodesk, .muf – Alpha Software, .mui – Myriad Software. 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 .MU file with the Squad Kerbal Space Program program on Windows and Squad Kerbal Space Program program on Mac.