What is a .DCR File And How To Open It – High Criteria (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .dcr extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .dcr file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .DCR file?

The .DCR file extension is Liberty Video Recording File. This file extension was developed by High Criteria. This video related file is in binary format.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .dcr file on 4 platforms.

How to open a .DCR file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .DCR file on various operating systems.

How to open a .DCR file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

The .dcr file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. In the first step you need to download the High Criteria Liberty Player software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is High Criteria Liberty Player.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .DCR file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the High Criteria Liberty Player software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .DCR file on Mac

There are 4 simple steps to open the .dcr file on Mac.

1. In the first step you need to download the High Criteria Liberty Player software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is High Criteria Liberty Player.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .DCR file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the High Criteria Liberty Player software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .DCR file on Android

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .dcr file on Android in few easy steps.

Step 1

Image 1: Locating your .DCR file in the download folder

First of all you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 2

Image2: Unable to open the file

While trying to open the file, it won’t work.

Step 3

Image3: Open your Google Play Store

You need to locate the Google Play Store and open it.

Step 4

Image4: Search for the software and download it

In order to open the file, you will have to search for the High Criteria Liberty Player software and install it. The other software that opens the .dcr file on Android is High Criteria Liberty Player. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Android.

How to open a .DCR file on iOS

To open the .dcr file on iOS, please follow these easy steps.

Step 1

Image 1: Finding your files in the download folder

First of all you need to locate the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 2

Image2: Can’t open the file

To open the file, you will need to download the High Criteria Liberty Player software. Please search for it in the iOS App Store and install it. You could also download the High Criteria Liberty Player software. That’s all, now you have open your file on iOS.

Still cannot open the .DCR file?

If you cannot open the .DCR file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .DCR file.dcr – Adobe Systems, .dcr – Kodak, .dcr – Embarcadero Technologies, .dcr – BIS Digital. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .DCR file with the High Criteria Liberty Player program on Windows, High Criteria Liberty Player program on Mac, High Criteria Liberty Player software on Android and High Criteria Liberty Player software on iOS.