What is a .TC File And How To Open It – TrueCrypt (Simple Steps)

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While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .tc extension. 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 .tc file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .TC file?

The .TC file extension is TrueCrypt Volume. This file extension belongs to the developer TrueCrypt. The file has the binary format, and it is a disk image file.

What to know

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

How to open a .TC file?

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

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

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

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

Step 2

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

Still cannot open the .TC file?

If you are still unable to open the .TC file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .TC file.tc – Robby Stephenson. 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 .TC file with the TrueCrypt program on Windows.