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Details of extension .vc1

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .vc1 file?
  • Which program can create the .vc1 file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .vc1 format?
  • What can convert .vc1 files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .vc1 extension?
VC-1 Video .vc1 file icon

VC-1 Video

VC1 file is a VC-1 Video. VC-1 is a video codec specification that has been standardized by the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) and implemented by Microsoft as Microsoft Windows Media Video (WMV) 9.
Category: Video files
Application: Windows Media Player
Program name: -
Mime-type: video/vc1
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
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QuickTime Movie
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RealMedia File
MicroDVD Subtitle Format File
SubRip Subtitle Format
Mpeg-4 Video Container

Other types of files may also use the .vc1 file extension. If you have helpful information about .vc1 extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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The .vc1 filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

cc1 (1), vs1 (1), vd1 (1), vcl (1), gc1 (1), dc1 (1), vf1 (1), vcw (1), vc (1), fc1 (1)

Can't open a .vc1 file?

If you want to open a .vc1 file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .vc1 association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.vc1

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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