What is a .JRC File And How To Open It (Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .jrc extension and you don’t know what it is? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .jrc file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .JRC file?

The file extension .JRC stands for PCjr Cartridge ROM File. This game related file is in binary format.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .jrc file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .JRC file?

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

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

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .JRC 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: 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 DOSBox software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .JRC file on Mac

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .jrc file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the DOSBox software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use DOSBox software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .JRC 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: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 DOSBox software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .JRC file on Linux

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .jrc file on Linux in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the DOSBox software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: DOSBox.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .JRC file

2. In the second step 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 3

Step 3: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “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 DOSBox software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .JRC file?

If you cannot open the .JRC file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .JRC file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .jrprint – Jaspersoft, .jrs – Microsoft, .jrtf – JAmes OS, .jrxml – Jaspersoft, .jrz – Sony. 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 .JRC file with the DOSBox program on Windows, DOSBox program on Mac and DOSBox software on Linux.