What is a .VOC File And How To Open It – Creative Labs (Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .voc extension, but you are not sure what it is? 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 .voc file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .VOC file?

The file extension .VOC comes from Creative Labs Audio File. It was developed by Creative Labs. The file has the binary format, and it is a audio related file.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .voc file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .VOC file?

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

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Nullsoft Winamp and VideoLAN VLC media player software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

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

How to open a .VOC file on Mac

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

1. The first step is to download the VideoLAN VLC media player software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is VideoLAN VLC media player.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .VOC 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, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 VideoLAN VLC media player software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .VOC file on Linux

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

1. The first step is to download the VideoLAN VLC media player software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: VideoLAN VLC media player.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .VOC 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the VideoLAN VLC media player software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .VOC file?

If you are still unable to open the .VOC file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .VOC file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .voc – RCA. 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 .VOC file with the Nullsoft Winamp, VideoLAN VLC media player programs on Windows, VideoLAN VLC media player program on Mac and VideoLAN VLC media player software on Linux.