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Details of extension .asc

10 extension(s) and 1 alias(es) in our database

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  • What is the .asc file?
  • Which program can create the .asc file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .asc format?
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  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .asc extension?
.asc
ASCII Armored GPG/PGP File .asc file icon

ASCII Armored GPG/PGP File

ASCII Armor is a special text format that GPG (and PGP) use to convert binary data into ASCII text. ASCII Armored data is especially suitable for use in email messages.
Detailed description not available
Category: Document files
Application: GPG
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-pgp
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
Related extensions:
GPG/PGP Signature
.asc
Autodesk 3D Studio Scene in ASCII .asc file icon

Autodesk 3D Studio Scene in ASCII

ASC is a storage of 3D scene information for use by rendering applications. ASC file is editable with a simple text editor.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Autodesk 3D Studio MAX
Program name: -
Mime-type: text/plain
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
Lightwave 3D Object
Autodesk 3D Studio Scene
O2C 3D Model
Autodesk Maya 3D Scene Data
Autodesk Maya 3D Project
NVSG SDK Scene Graph
Autodesk Maya 3D Binary Scene
SketchUp Document
RealFlow Project
.asc
SOBEK RTC Communication Data .asc file icon

SOBEK RTC Communication Data

ASC file is a SOBEK RTC Communication Data. SOBEK is a modelling suite for flood forecasting, optimization of drainage systems, control of irrigation systems, sewer overflow design, river morphology, salt intrusion and surface water quality.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: SOBEK
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
SOBEK Rainfall Series Data
SOBEK Wind Data
SOBEK History Data
SOBEK Debug Data
SOBEK Real-time Control Data
SOBEK Communications Data
SOBEK Water Quality Locations Data
SOBEK Filenames Data
SOBEK Digital Elevation Map Data
.asc
Neuroscan 3D ASCII Data .asc file icon

Neuroscan 3D ASCII Data

ASC file is a Neuroscan 3D ASCII Data. Compumedics Neuroscan is a leading developer of research software for neurophysiology, neuroimaging, and neurodiagnostic systems.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Neuroscan Curry
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
Neuroscan EEG Data
Neuroscan 3D Coordinates Data
Neuroscan Triangulated Surface Data
Polhemus 3D Location Data
.asc
Shimadzu LabSolutions ASCII Spectral Data .asc file icon

Shimadzu LabSolutions ASCII Spectral Data

ASC file is a Shimadzu LabSolutions ASCII Spectral Data. LabSolutions IR is a file based FTIR control and analysis software developed by Shimadzu.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: LabSolutions IR
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
Shimadzu LabSolutions IR Data
ANALECT FT-IR Data
Shimadzu GCMS Data
.asc
Adobe ActionScript Communication Script .asc file icon

Adobe ActionScript Communication Script

ASC file is an Adobe ActionScript Communication Script. ActionScript is the programming language of the Flash Player runtime.
Detailed description not available
Category: Development files
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
Related extensions:
Adobe Director Shockwave Media Data
Shockwave Flash Source File
Adobe Flash Project File
Macromedia Flash Paper
Shockwave Flash Component File
Shockwave Flash
Shockwave Flash Template
Adobe Director Protected Cast
Adobe Director Cast
.asc
Apophysis Script .asc file icon

Apophysis Script

ASC file is an Apophysis Script. Apophysis is a windows application made in delphi for creating, editing and rendering fractal flames.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Apophysis
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
Apophysis Gradient File
.asc
Atlantis Word Processor Spellchecker Data .asc file icon

Atlantis Word Processor Spellchecker Data

ASC file is an Atlantis Word Processor Spellchecker Data. Atlantis Word Processor is a stand-alone word processor for Microsoft Windows developed by Rising Sun Solutions, Inc.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
Atlantis Word Processor Sound Scheme
Atlantis Word Processor Spellchecker Dictionary
.asc
LTspice Circuit Schematic Data .asc file icon

LTspice Circuit Schematic Data

ASC file is an LTspice Circuit Schematic Data. LTspice is freeware computer software implementing a SPICE simulator of electronic circuits, produced by semiconductor manufacturer Linear Technology.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: LTspice
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
LTspice Bipolar Design
LTspice Netlist Data
LTspice Symbols Data
.asc
Atari Jaguar Sound Patch .asc file icon

Atari Jaguar Sound Patch

ASC file is an Atari Jaguar Sound Patch. The Atari Jaguar is a 64-bit home video game console that was developed by Atari Corporation, originally released in November 1993.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Atari Jaguar
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
od
Links:
-
Related extensions:
Atari Jaguar DSP Object Module
Atari Jaguar TOM Object
Atari Jaguar Envelope Definition Data
Atari Jaguar DSP Assembly Source
Atari Jaguar Debugger Script
Atari Jaguar DRI/Alcyon Format Data
.txt
Plain Text Document .txt file icon

Plain Text Document

TXT file is a Plain Text Document. Plain text is textual material, usually in a disk file, that is (largely) unformatted.
Category: Document files
Application: Notepad
Program name: notepad.exe
Mime-type: text/plain
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
asc, ascii, note, notes, now, plain, text, wtx
Links:
-
Related extensions:
ANSI Art Text
Archive Description
General History File
General Log
Rich Text Format Document
OpenDocument Text
NFO File
Uuencoded Data
Microsoft Reader E-Book Document

Other types of files may also use the .asc file extension. If you have helpful information about .asc extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

GNU Autoconf Input File
Altamira Composer Image
DB/TextWorks Access Control Special File
Cinema 4D After Effects Composition
AquaChem Database
Adobe Flash ActionScript
Alphacam Stone Drawing
Advanced Systems Format Media
Advanced SubStation Alpha Subtitle

The .asc filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

as (1), aec (1), zsc (1), acc (1), wsc (1), sac (1), axc (1), asx (1), ass (1), asd (1), aqc (1), acs (1), xsc (1), ac (1), sc (1)

Can't open a .asc file?

If you want to open a .asc file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .asc association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.asc

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android