.DC2 File Extension

File Type:
DesignCAD 2D ASCII Drawing

Having trouble opening .dc2 extension? Don't panic! This page explains what dc2 files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open dc2 files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a DC2 file?

Dc2 file extension has DesignCAD 2D ASCII Drawing file type, developed by IMSI/Design, which is associated with the "cad files" category.

DesignCAD is a drafting program and CAD design tool. Two-dimensional drawings created in this application are saved with the .DC2 extension. They store all drawn elements. The 2D drawing itself is encoded in ASCII text. The .DC2 format serves a plain text alternative to .DCD files. 

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

dc2 file icon
File Type:
DesignCAD 2D ASCII Drawing
CAD Files

How to open DC2 file?

Double click the dc2 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 .dc2 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 dc2 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 dc2 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 DC2 files

  • Windows Windows
    • IMSI DesignCAD 2016 IMSI DesignCAD 2016
    • IMSI DesignCAD 3D Max 2016 IMSI DesignCAD 3D Max 2016

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 dc2 file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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