What is a .JPC File And How To Open It – Joint Photographic Experts Group (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .jpc extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .jpc file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .JPC file?

The .JPC file extension comes from JPEG 2000 Code Stream File. The creator of this file extension is Joint Photographic Experts Group. The format of this raster related file is binary.

What to know

There are currently 5 software that can open the .jpc file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .JPC file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .JPC file on various operating systems.

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

There are 4 simple steps to open the .jpc file on Windows.

1. In the first step you need to download the IvanView software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020, Corel PaintShop Pro, ImageMagick and IvanView.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .JPC file

2. The second step is locating 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 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the IvanView software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .JPC file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020, Lemkesoft GraphicConverter and ImageMagick software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .JPC 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 Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020 software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .JPC file on Linux

There are 4 simple steps to open the .jpc file on Linux.

1. In the first step you need to download the ImageMagick software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use ImageMagick software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .JPC file

2. In the second step 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 3

Step 3: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the ImageMagick software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .JPC file?

If you cannot open the .JPC file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .JPC file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .jpd – Java Process Definition, .jpd – RGBLight, .jpe – Joint Photographic Experts Group, .jpeg – Joint Photographic Experts Group, .jpf – Joint Photographic Experts Group. 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 .JPC file with the IvanView, Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020, Corel PaintShop Pro, ImageMagick programs on Windows, Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020, Lemkesoft GraphicConverter, ImageMagick programs on Mac and ImageMagick software on Linux.