There are 6 other file types using
the SDC file extension!

sdc file icon.sdc - spreadsheet [common]

sdc file icon.sdc - Microsoft Secure Download Cabinet archive

sdc file icon.sdc - Smart Diary Suite configuration file

sdc file icon.sdc - BigPond Music song file

sdc file icon.sdc - Autodesk stage discharge curve data file

sdc file icon.sdc - Stardock Central download archive file

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SDC file extension - ESRI SDC dataset file

What is sdc file? How to open sdc files?

File type specification:

GIS, GPS navigation and map file type icon GIS, GPS navigation and map file type

The SDC file extension is also related to one of the file types used in ESRI GIS software. A *s.dc file represents a collection of Smart Data Compression (SDC) feature classes sharing attribute information with different geometries.

An SDC dataset is stored in a set of related files and contains multiple feature classes. SDC is the core data structure used in ArcGIS StreetMap, ArcIMS RouteServer, RouteMAP IMS, Business Analyst, and BusinessMAP.

The default software associated to sdc file type:

ArcGIS icon

Esri logo ArcGIS  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

ArcGIS is a group of GIS (Geographic Information System) applications developed by ESRI. rcGIS for Desktop is available in three license level Basic, Standard, and Advanced (formerly ArcView, ArcEditor and ArcInfo).

ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView) icon

Esri logo ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView)  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (formerly known as ArcView) is GIS (geographic information system) application used to visualizing, managing, creating, and analyzing geographic data.

ArcGIS for Desktop Basic is a part of the ArcGIS Desktop. ArcGIS for Desktop Basic supports creation of interactive maps, spatial analysis, GIS deployment, map viewing and navigation, map printing etc.

Help how to open SDC files:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert file with extension SDC:

As far as we know, this .sdc file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .sdc file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open sdc file, edit sdc file, convert sdc file, view sdc file, play sdc file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

  • Others sdc file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with sdc file - ESRI SDC dataset file

Click on the software link for more information about ArcGIS. ArcGIS uses sdc file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with sdc file by default:
ArcGIS small icon ArcGIS
ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView) small icon ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView)

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