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Details of extension .enc

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Encore Notation Data

ENC file is an Encore Notation Data. Encore is a music notation program for Windows and Mac.
Detailed description not available
Category: Multimedia files
Application: Encore
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
MIDI Music
Ableton Live Pack
MIDI Sample Dump Standard
MIDI Sample Dump Exchange
Notation Interchange File Format
Uuencoded Data .uue file icon

Uuencoded Data

UUE file is an Uuencoded data. Including uuencoded data within text messages was a way to trasmit binary data via email before MIME was developed. The inclusion of uuencoded data is deprecated within email, but is still common in the USENET (alt.binaries) newsgroups.
Category: Data files
Application: UUDeview
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-uuencoded
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
enc, uu
Related extensions:
Macintosh BinHex Encoded File
Plain Text Document
Xxencoded Data
TCR E-book
BinHex 2.0 Encoded Data
Base64 Encoded Data
Boo Encoded Data
Mobipocket Reader Data
Mobipocket Reader E-Book

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Geopath NC File
Frogans Player Network Certificate
Windows Dancer Data
RELAX NG Compact Syntax
EverNote Document
Striata Encrypted E-mail Attachment
DANCE Database
Sonarc Compressed Audio
Tinker End File

The .enc filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

nc (13), fnc (11), dnc (1), rnc (1), enx (1), ens (1), end (1), emc (1), ecn (1), ebc (1), snc (1), nec (1), env (1), enf (1), en (1)

Can't open a .enc file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.enc

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

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