DCM file extension
The table below provides useful information about the .dcm file extension. It answers questions such as:
- What is the .dcm file?
- What program do I need to open a .dcm file?
- How can the .dcm file be opened, edited or printed?
- How can I convert .dcm files to another format?
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2 extension(s) and 1 alias(es) found in database
✅ DICOM Bitmap Image
DCM file is a DICOM Bitmap Image. The DICOM (Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine) standard was created by the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) to aid the distribution and viewing of medical images, such as CT scans, MRIs, and ultrasound.
✅ DCM Music Module
DCM file is a DCM Music Module.
✅ DiskCatalogMaker Catalog Data
DCMF file is a DiskCatalogMaker Catalog Data. DiskCatalogMaker is a simple disk management tool for Mac OS X, which catalogs disks and folders.
Other types of files may also use the .dcm file extension.
🔄 .dcm converters
The following softwares are capable of converting .dcm files to other formats:
For example, using the softwares above, a .dcm file can be converted into one of the following formats:
🚫 The .dcm 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?
We found the following similar file extensions in our database:
🔴 Can't open a .dcm 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:
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 .dcm 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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