What is a .RCC File And How To Open It – Autodesk

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Have you came across a file with the .rcc extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .rcc file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .RCC file?

The file extension .RCC comes from Recap Compressed Structured Scan Data File. The development of this file was done by Autodesk. The file is a data related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .rcc file on 1 platform.

How to open a .RCC file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .RCC file on various operating systems.

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

The .rcc file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .RCC 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 Autodesk Recap software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .RCC file?

If you are still unable to open the .RCC file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .RCC file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .rcd – Symantec, .rcd – The LEGO Group, .rcd – KaiOS Technologies, .rcd – University of Virginia, .rcf – SonicWALL. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .RCC file with the Autodesk Recap program on Windows.