.MCD File

.mcd is MiniCAD Design File

Key Features: .MCD File Extension

Features Description
File Extension .mcd
Format Binary
Created by Nemetschek
Category CAD

What's on this Page

  1. How to open:
  2. How to convert:

What is an .MCD file?

File extension mcd is mainly related to VectorWork, a CAD and BIM software program, developed by Nemetschek Vectorworks. It was also known under the name MiniCAD with main aim on Mac platform.

The typical mcd file contains CAD drawing created and saved in the program.

MIME types:

Files with mcd extension can be mainly found as technical drawings from the VectorWorks CAD/BIM software.

How to open:

Use VectorWorks to open and work with the *.mcd files. Sadly, MCD format is not well supported in other programs.

How to convert:

Can probably be exported to DXF or other vector based images using Nemetschek software.
MiniCAD Design File - File openers


  1. Nemetschek Vectorworks
  2. Nemetschek VectorWorks Viewer


  1. Nemetschek Vectorworks
  2. Nemetschek VectorWorks Viewer




How to solve problems with MCD files