.PRC File Extension

File Type:
Mobipocket eBook File

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

What is a PRC file?

Prc file extension has Mobipocket eBook file type, developed by Mobipocket, which is associated with the "ebook files" category.

Typically created using the Mobipocket "Mobi" format, the eBook file may be either saved as a protected or unprotected file. Protected .PRC files commonly come with DRM copyright protection allowing only a limited number of devices to open the eBook file.

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

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File Type:
Mobipocket eBook File
eBook Files

How to open PRC file?

Double click the prc 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 .prc 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 prc 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 prc 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 PRC 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 prc file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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