.CRC File Extension

Ghisler Software
File Type:
Total Commander Checksum File

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

What is a CRC file?

Crc file extension has Total Commander Checksum file type, developed by Ghisler Software, which is associated with the "misc files" category.

Total Commander is a program for managing and organizing files in Windows. It is responsible for creating files with this extension. They contain Cyclic Redundancy Check code for split archives. CRC files are needed for verification that files from a split archive will be restored back to the original file properly. Total Commander functions similar to Windows Explorer but has more additional options like compressing and decompressing files, comparing file contents, and accessing FTP servers.   

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

crc file icon
Ghisler Software
File Type:
Total Commander Checksum File
Misc Files

How to open CRC file?

Double click the crc 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 .crc 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 crc 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".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the crc 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 CRC 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 crc file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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