What is a .PC1 File And How To Open It – Degas (Easy Steps)

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .pc1 extension. Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .pc1 file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .PC1 file?

The file extension .PC1 is from Degas Elite Low Res Image File.The developer of this file extension is Degas. The file is a raster related file.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .pc1 file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .PC1 file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .PC1 file on your operating system/device.

How to open a .PC1 file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .pc1 file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .PC1 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: 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the XnViewMP software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .PC1 file on Mac

To open the .pc1 file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .PC1 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: 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the XnViewMP software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .PC1 file?

If you cannot open the .PC1 file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .PC1 file.pc2 – Degas, .pc3 – Autodesk, .pc3 – Degas, .pc6 – Engineered Software, .pc7 – Engineered Software. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .PC1 file with the XnViewMP program on Windows and XnViewMP, Lemkesoft GraphicConverter programs on Mac.