What is a .QCT File And How To Open It – Memory-Map (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .qct extension, but you have never seen this extension before? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .qct file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .QCT file?

The .QCT file extension is Memory-Map QuickChart File. The developer of this file extension is Memory-Map. The file is a GIS software file.

What to know

There are currently 4 software that can open the .qct file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .QCT file?

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

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

To open the .qct file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Memory-Map for Windows software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Memory-Map for Windows.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .QCT 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 Memory-Map for Windows 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 .QCT file on Mac

The .qct file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

1. In the first step you need to download the Memory-Map for Mac software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is Memory-Map for Mac.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .QCT 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: 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 Memory-Map for Mac software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .QCT file on Android

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .qct file on Android in simple steps.

Step 1

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

The first 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 2

Image2: Unable to open the file

If you try clicking the file, it will show you the error above.

Step 3

Image3: Open your Google Play Store

Please locate the app “Google Play Store” (picture above) 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 Memory-Map for Android software and install it. The other software that opens the .qct file on Android is Memory-Map for Android and Psyberia AlpineQuest. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Android.

Still cannot open the .QCT file?

If you cannot open the .QCT file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .QCT file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .qda – Quadruple D Archive, .qdat – Apple, .qdb – Intuit, .qdf – Intuit, .qdf – Ringler Informatik. 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 .QCT file with the Memory-Map for Windows program on Windows, Memory-Map for Mac program on Mac and Memory-Map for Android, Psyberia AlpineQuest software on Android.