File Extension Library

.MCLEVEL File Extension

  • Developer by: Mojang Specifications
  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .MCLEVEL file?

.MCLEVEL file extension is created by Mojang Specifications. .MCLEVEL has been classified as Game Files. The format of .MCLEVEL file is Binary.

.MCLEVEL is Minecraft Map File

Game level created by Minecraft, a single player or multiplayer first-person perspective game; contains information for a game map, including the location of 3D building blocks, spawn points, sky colors, and map size; stored in a proprietary tagged binary format called the Named Binary Tag format, or NBT for short.

Minecraft is a Java-based program that can be run in a Web browser. In Minecraft, users create and destroy blocks and mine resources in a 3D environment.

NOTE: MCLEVEL files were used by early releases of Minecraft (called "indev") and are not compatible with current versions of the software. At the time MCLEVEL files were used, only registered users of Minecraft were able to save MCLEVEL files.

List of all softwares that can open the Minecraft Map File
Mojang Minecraft
Mojang Minecraft
Mojang Minecraft

How to Open .MCLEVEL file on different platforms

Open .MCLEVEL File on Windows

  • Right-click a .MCLEVEL
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .MCLEVEL file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .MCLEVEL files" Press "Ok"

Open .MCLEVEL File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .MCLEVEL file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .MCLEVEL File on Linux

Right click on the .MCLEVEL file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .MCLEVEL File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .MCLEVEL file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .MCLEVEL File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .MCLEVEL files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .MCLEVEL files

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