What is a .QTCH File And How To Open It – Apple (Easy Guide)

Table of Contents

Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .qtch extension, but you are not sure what it is? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. In this article we will explain what .qtch file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .QTCH file?

The file extension .QTCH is QuickTime Cache File. It was developed by Apple. This video related file is in binary format.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .qtch file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .QTCH file?

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

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Apple QuickTime Player software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .QTCH 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Apple QuickTime Player software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .QTCH file on Mac

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .qtch file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Apple QuickTime Player software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .QTCH 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 Apple QuickTime Player software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .QTCH file?

If you are still unable to open the .QTCH file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .QTCH file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .qti – Apple, .qtif – Apple, .qtindex – Adobe Systems, .qtl – Apple, .qtm – Apple. 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 .QTCH file with the Apple QuickTime Player program on Windows and Apple QuickTime Player program on Mac.