.QC File Extension

File Type:
Half-Life Model Compiler Script

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

What is a QC file?

Qc file extension has Half-Life Model Compiler Script file type, developed by Valve, which is associated with the "3d image files" category.

Associated with Half-Life, the script file allows compiling .SMD models into .MDL model files. The file may also store different commands that specify such properties of the model as name, locations of materials, etc.

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

qc file icon
File Type:
Half-Life Model Compiler Script
3D Image Files

How to open QC file?

Double click the qc 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 .qc 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 qc 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 qc 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 QC files

  • Windows Windows
    • chUmbaLum sOft MilkShape 3D chUmbaLum sOft MilkShape 3D
    • GUI StudioMDL GUI StudioMDL
    • Valve Half-Life Valve Half-Life
    • Microsoft Notepad Microsoft Notepad
    • Blender with Blender Source Tools plug-in Blender with Blender Source Tools plug-in
    • Other text editor Other text editor

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

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