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Details of extension .exc

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Microsoft Word Exclude Dictionary

EXC file is a Microsoft Word Exclude Dictionary. An exclude dictionary contains words that the main dictionary recognizes as being spelled correctly, but that you want to verify during a spelling check. You can use an exclude dictionary to specify a preferred spelling for certain words.
Category: Data files
Application: Microsoft Office Word
Program name: -
Mime-type: text/plain
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Microsoft Office Custom Dictionary
Microsoft Word Document
Microsoft Word for Macintosh Document
Microsoft Office Custom Dictionary
DEC DX Document
IBM DisplayWrite Document

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Kryptel Encrypted Container
JSDAI Express Dictionary Data
Microsoft Office Control Information Cache
CA Directory DXserver Configuration
Autodesk AutoCAD ecscad Component Backup
Chordastic Export
EmEditor Auto Complete File
Dimdata FilePackager Configuration
EXIF Metadata

The .exc filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

exd (22), edc (17), xc (1), dxc (1), rxc (1), ezc (1), exv (1), exf (1), ex (1), ecc (1), xec (1), eac (1), sxc (1), fxc (1), exx (1)

Can't open a .exc file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.exc

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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