.C2R File Extension

File Type:
Windows Media Center Click-To-Record File

Having trouble opening .c2r extension? Don't panic! This page explains what c2r files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open c2r files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a C2R file?

C2r file extension has Windows Media Center Click-To-Record file type, developed by Microsoft, which is associated with the "settings files" category.

Windows Media Center is responsible for creating files with this extension. It is an application for watching multimedia content and video recording. C2R files are needed to save settings for scheduled recordings including show descriptions, program names, their airing time, expiration, and quality parameters. C2R files use XML formatting.

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

c2r file icon
File Type:
Windows Media Center Click-To-Record File
Settings Files

How to open C2R file?

Double click the c2r 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 .c2r 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 c2r 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 c2r 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 C2R 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 c2r file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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