.ASC File Extension

Adobe Systems
File Type:
ActionScript Communication File

Having trouble opening .asc extension? Don't panic! This page explains what asc files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open asc files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is an ASC file?

Asc file extension has ActionScript Communication file type, developed by Adobe Systems, which is associated with the "developer files" category.

Written in ActionScript programing language, the file stores executable code used by the Flash Media Server hosting software. The communication file is commonly used to manage application events, including loading Flash apps, establishing communication with other servers, streaming multimedia content, etc. ASC files can be created either by Adobe Media Encoder, or Adobe Flash Media Live Encoder.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

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Adobe Systems
File Type:
ActionScript Communication File
Developer Files

How to open ASC file?

Double click the asc file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .asc extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the asc extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the asc file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open ASC files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the asc file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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