Merlin to Project 2013 – Exchanging Files
To exchange Merlin Project files with MS Project users, choose 'File > Export… > MS Project'.
This creates a MS Project XML file.
Project 2013 users open the thus exported XML MS Project files as follows:
Click the 'File' tab.
- Click 'New' on the left side of the Project window.
Choose 'New from existing project'
Switch from 'Projects' to 'XML Format'
- Navigate to the xml project, select and click on 'Open'
And finally select 'As a new project' in the import wizard of Project 2013.