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Informations about the HTC filename extension and the file formats associated with it

We collected the information you should know about the .htc filename on this page. If you were sent a(n) .htc file in an e-mail, but you don’t know what to do with it, then you can find help here. We strive to suggest free, open-source applications that are available to everyone for the file formats.

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.htc - HTML Component

The HTC file is a Document file, which is connected to the HTML Component according to our registry. With the adequate settings, the HTML Component (.htc) files can be opened or converted with the help of Internet Explorer.

Format description:
HTC format
Internet Explorer
Magic string:
- / -
Related links:
HTML Components on Wikipedia
Related extensions:
Microsoft ClickOnce Application Reference
Atom Syndication Format File
Cascading Style Sheets
Microsoft RSS Feed Store
Hypertext Markup Language Document
Internet Explorer Converter

Important! Programs other than the ones listed above may also use the .htc file extension. Even harmful programs can create files with the .htc extension to store data in them. Always be careful with .htc files coming from unknown sources. Don’t open executable files that arrived in mails, even if you know the sender.

The .htc file can’t be opened on your computer?

If the program necessary for opening the .htc file is installed properly on your computer, then the quickest and simplest way to open the .htc file is to double-click on the file’s name. If that doesn’t work, then the right software probably isn’t installed on your computer.

While opening the .htc file, you may receive an error message from the associated application, this can be caused by the following:

Incorrectly given .htc extension

The .htc filename extension can be given incorrectly sometimes. The cause of the error could be a mistake or a simple typo. We found the following incorrectly given filename extensions that are the most frequent in the case of .htc files.

thc, btc, ntc, hyc, hts, htd, hrc, hgc, hct, ttc, gtc, tc, mtc, htx, htf

Maybe you’re not even looking for the .htc file extension?

It’s possible the the file’s extension was given incorrectly. Below, we list some filename extensions that are similar to the .htc extension. It’s possible that the one you’re looking for is among them.

Becker Tools Compressed Archive
Therion Configuration File
HyperTuner Skin
Softimage 3D Model
Graitec Exchange Format Document
TrueType Font Collection

Associated applications

The Windows operating system stores information about the applications associated to the file extensions in the registry database. The associations can be queried or modified in the Command Prompt window with the "assoc" command.

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