File Extension Library

.MAXC File Extension

  • Developer by: Autodesk
  • Category: 3D Image Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .MAXC files and how to open them?

Can't open .MAXC file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .MAXC file.

What is a .MAXC file extension?

.MAXC file extension is created by Autodesk. .MAXC has been classified as 3D Image Files. The format of .MAXC file is Binary.

.MAXC is 3ds Max Container File

File created by 3ds Max, a software package used for 3D modeling and animation; stores a collection of 3D objects, including their properties; allows modelers to organize scene objects into groups; also allows object groups to be shared.

Containers can either be used as a source, meaning that the objects are only referenced by the scene, or they can be used as a local copy, which means that changes to the objects will be saved to the container.

To create a Container, select objects in a scene and then choose Tools → Containers → Create Container From Selection.

List of all softwares that can open the 3ds Max Container File
Autodesk 3ds Max 2018

How to fix problems with .MAXC files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .MAXC files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .MAXC file format
  2. You need to check the .MAXC file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)