Details of the .arc file extension
The table below provides useful information about the .arc file extension. It answers questions such as:
- What is the .arc file?
- What program do I need to open a .arc file?
- How can the .arc file be opened, edited or printed?
- Where can I find the specifications for .arc?
- Which MIME-type is associated with the .arc extension?
- How can I convert .arc files to another format?
- What are other, similar filename extensions to .arc?
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5 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database
LH ARC Compressed Archive
LHarc compressed archive (old version).
ARC file is a Tinker Archive. Tinker is a software tools for Molecular Design. A TINKER archive file is simply a series of XYZ Cartesian coordinate files appended together one after another.
AMPAC Archive File
ARC file is an AMPAC Archive File. AMPAC is a general-purpose semiempirical quantum chemistry program. It is marketed by Semichem, Inc. and was developed originally by Michael Dewar and his group.
BASIS ASCII Resource Data
ARC file is a BASIS ASCII Resource Data. BASIS International Ltd. is the developer and supplier of the BBx family of interpreted programming languages derived from Business BASIC, the newest generation of which is BBj.
FreeArc Archive File
ARC file is a FreeArc Archive File. FreeArc is a modern general-purpose archiver. Main advantage of FreeArc is fast but efficient compression and rich set of features.
Other types of files may also use the .arc file extension.
The .arc file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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Can't open a .arc file?
When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:
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Windows cannot open this file:
To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...
If you don't know how to set the .arc file association, check the FAQ.
Can I change the extension of files?
Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.
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