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Details of extension .hcr

On this page, we're going to take a closer look at the .hcr file extension.

We'll explain what exactly a .hcr file format is and how you can use it. If you're interested in learning more details about this type of file, we'll show you where to find them. And if you ever need to convert .hcr files into different formats, we'll give you some tips on how to do that too.

Let's see the 2 file formats associated with this file extension!


  1. HydroCAD Rainfall Curve Data
  2. Broderbund PrintMaster Half-fold Card Data

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HydroCAD Rainfall Curve Data

hcr file - HydroCAD Rainfall Curve Data
The HCR file belongs to the Data category and works with HydroCAD, being used as a HydroCAD Rainfall Curve Data. HydroCAD is a Computer Aided Design (CAD) tool used by civil engineers for modeling stormwater runoff. The developer is still actively supporting the HydroCAD, likely. Our data shows that HydroCAD uses 6 more file types.
Application: HydroCAD
Program name: -
Category: Data files
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Related extensions:
.hce HydroCAD Hydrograph File
.hcp HydroCAD Project
.hcu HydroCAD Units Definition
.hci HydroCAD IDF Curve

Broderbund PrintMaster Half-fold Card Data

hcr file - Broderbund PrintMaster Half-fold Card Data
The HCR file belongs to the Document category and works with PrintMaster, being used as a Broderbund PrintMaster Half-fold Card Data. PrintMaster is a software for making card, posters, banners, etc. The developer is still actively supporting the PrintMaster, likely. Our data shows that PrintMaster uses 15 more file types.
Application: PrintMaster
Program name: -
Category: Document files
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Related extensions:
.sig Broderbund PrintMaster Poster
.ban Broderbund PrintMaster Banner
.lbl Broderbund PrintMaster Label
.car Broderbund PrintMaster Card

The .hcr file extension might not only belong to a single type of file, there could be various kinds that use it. Keep in mind that files with the .hcr extension may contain various content types. If you have helpful information about this extension, write to us!

Could someone have spelled the .hcr file extension wrong?

In our database, we came across the following similar extensions:

.ncr NCR Image
.hcf 123 Heading Creator Project
.hcg Catia Highly Compressed Graphics
.hce HydroCAD Hydrograph File
.cr CRiSP Macro File
.hr Atari 8-bit HighRes Image

The .hcr extension is frequently misused

People sometimes confuse the .hcr filename extension. Based on the searches on our site, here are the most common misspellings from the past year.

ncr (1), hcf (1), hcg (1), hce (1), cr (1), hr (1), hdr (1), mcr (1), hct (1), hsr (1)

Having trouble opening a .hcr file?

If you want to open a .hcr file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. Incorrect settings for the .hcr association can trigger this error.

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.hcr

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 with 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 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android