.JOB File Extension

File Type:
MetaCAM Nest Job File

Having trouble opening .job extension? Don't panic! This page explains what job files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open job files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a JOB file?

Job file extension has MetaCAM Nest Job file type, developed by Metamation, which is associated with the "cad files" category.

MetaCAM – a CAD program for industry and manufacturing efficiency analyzing – is responsible for creating nest job files with this extension. They contain nest job instructions and settings. JOB files are used to save data for the optimization of material and space using during the manufacturing process.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

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File Type:
MetaCAM Nest Job File
CAD Files

How to open JOB file?

Double click the job file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .job extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the job extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

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This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the job file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open JOB files

  • Windows Windows
    • Metamation MetaCAM Nesting Metamation MetaCAM Nesting

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the job file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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