.JRC File Extension

File Type:
PCjr Cartridge ROM File

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

What is a JRC file?

Jrc file extension has PCjr Cartridge ROM file type, which is associated with the "game files" category.

Software for IBM PCjr system uses files with this extension. They can also be used for emulating old games from the platform. A typical JRC file contains copied information from a PCjr cartridge. You can run a JRC file using DOSBox (requires proper configuration). 


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

jrc file icon
File Type:
PCjr Cartridge ROM File
Game Files

How to open JRC file?

Double click the jrc 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 .jrc 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 jrc 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 jrc 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 JRC files

  • Windows Windows
    • DOSBox DOSBox
  • MacOS MacOS
    • DOSBox DOSBox
  • Linux Linux
    • DOSBox DOSBox

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

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