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Details of extension .rec

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .rec file?
  • Which program can create the .rec file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .rec format?
  • What can convert .rec files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .rec extension?
.rec
Windows 3.1 Macro Recorder Data .rec file icon

Windows 3.1 Macro Recorder Data

REC file is a Windows 3.1 Macro Recorder Data. Recorder program included with Microsoft Windows 3.1 that allowed a user to easily record mouse and keyboard functions and play those actions back.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Windows 3.1 Recorder
Program name: recorder.exe
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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.rec
Elasto Mania Replay .rec file icon

Elasto Mania Replay

REC file is an Elasto Mania Replay. Elasto Mania (also known as Elma) is a 2D motorbike simulation game released in 2000.
Detailed description not available
Category: Game Data files
Application: Elasto Mania
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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.rec
Epidata Data File .rec file icon

Epidata Data File

REC file is an Epidata Data File. EpiData refers to a group of applications used in combination for creating documented data structures and analysis of quantitative data.
Category: Data files
Application: Epidata
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Epidata Dataform Definition
Epidata Defined Checks
.rec
Recogniform ICR Data File .rec file icon

Recogniform ICR Data File

REC file is a Recogniform ICR Data File. Recogniform ICR (Intelligent Character Recognition) is an advanced optical character recognition (OCR) or handwriting recognition system.
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Category: Data files
Application: Recogniform Reader
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Other types of files may also use the .rec file extension. If you have helpful information about .rec extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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The .rec filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

dec (44), rwc (1), rrc (1), rex (1), res (1), red (1), rdc (1), rc (1), ec (1), tec (1), rsc (1), rfc (1), rev (1), ref (1), re (1)

Can't open a .rec file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.rec

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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