What is a .XMCT File And How To Open It – PTC

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Have you downloaded a file with .xmct extension, but you have never seen this extension before? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .xmct file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .XMCT file?

The file extension .XMCT stands for Mathcad XML Worksheet Template. The developer of this file extension is PTC. The file has the xml format, and it is a data related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .XMCT file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .XMCT file on your operating system/device.

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

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

1. The first step is to download the PTC Mathcad Prime 5.0 software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is PTC Mathcad Prime 5.0.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .XMCT 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 PTC Mathcad Prime 5.0 software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .XMCT file?

If you are still unable to open the .XMCT file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .XMCT file.xmd – Bitdefender, .xmd – Engelmann Media, .xmd – ExamSoft, .xmdx – ExamSoft, .xmf – Cal3D. 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 .XMCT file with the PTC Mathcad Prime 5.0 program on Windows.