Files with crec file extension are video conference recordings saved in Microsoft Lync program.

Detailed description

Software that open crec file

Add comment

CREC file extension - Microsoft Lync 2010 record

What is crec file? How to open crec files?

File type specification:

Digital video and movie file type icon Digital video and movie file type

The crec file extension is mainly related to Microsoft Lync, a video conferencing and instant messaging program from Microsoft Office meant for enterprise customers.

These .crec files are video conference recording in Lync own proprietary video format. It was used in version 2010, but was replaced in favor of MP4 format in 2013 version.

The default software associated to open crec file:

Microsoft Lync icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Lync  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Lync is an instant messaging clients used with Microsoft Lync Server or Lync Online available with Microsoft Office 365. Lync was replaced by Skype for Business.

Help how to open:

You can only playback these files using Lync Recording Manager in Microsoft Lync.

How to convert:

These files could also be exported to WMV format for distribution purposes.

Find conversions from crec file:

crec to wmv

List of software applications associated to the .crec file extension

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

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting crec files.

crec file player - programs that play crec file - Microsoft Lync 2010 record

Programs supporting the exension crec on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Microsoft Lync for play crec file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Previous file extension
CPVC file extension > Digital video and movie file types

Next file extension
file extension CRV


Enter any file extension without dot (e.g. pdf)
Search for file extension details and associated application(s)

RSS feed