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Details of extension .elc

2 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .elc file?
  • Which program can create the .elc file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .elc format?
  • What can convert .elc files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .elc extension?
.elc

Emacs Lisp Compiled Bytecode

ELC file is an Emacs Lisp Compiled Bytecode. GNU Emacs is an extensible, customizable text editor—and more. At its core is an interpreter for Emacs Lisp, a dialect of the Lisp programming language with extensions to support text editing.
Category: Development files
Application: Emacs
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
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Related extensions:
Lisp Source Code
Emacs Lisp Code
Emacs Buffer Data
Emacs W86 Data
.elc

EETrack Location Data

ELC file is an EETrack Location Data.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: EEGLAB
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
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Related extensions:
EEGLAB Channel Data
EEGLAB Data Set
EEGLAB Location Data
EEGLAB MATLAB Location Data

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Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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LoopCAD Project
LiveCode Script
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Echoview v1 File
Emacs Lisp Code
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JDownloader Download Link Container
Striata Encrypted E-mail Attachment

The .elc filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

rlc (90), el (45), lc (25), ec (18), slc (1), dlc (1), lec (1), flc (1), eoc (1), elx (1), els (1), eld (1), eic (1), wlc (1), epc (1)

Can't open a .elc file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.elc

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