Files with DCT extension can also be found as database containers from Visual FoxPro.

There are 3 other file types using
the DCT file extension!

empty icon.dct - Spell checking dictionary file [common]

empty icon.dct - NCH Software dictation codec file

empty icon.dct - DALiM LiTHO continuous tone bitmap file

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DCT file extension - Microsoft Visual FoxPro database container memo file

What is dct file? How to open dct files?

File type specification:

Database file type icon Database file type

dct file icon: dct filetype icon

The DCT file extension is also used by Visual FoxPro from Microsoft. These *.dct files are data containers that store memo data. Most likely used in some older version of VIsual FoxPro.

The default software associated to dct file type:

Visual FoxPro icon

Microsoft Corporation logoVisual FoxPro  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Visual FoxPro is set of tools that is used to create database applications, desktop applications and web applications. Visual FoxPro uses own proprietary data centric object oriented and procedural programming language. Visual FoxPro is available for Microsoft Windows.

Help how to open DCT 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 DCT:

As far as we know, this .dct 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 .dct file extension

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

  • Others dct file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with dct file - Microsoft Visual FoxPro database container memo file

Click on the software link for more information about Visual FoxPro. Visual FoxPro uses dct 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.).

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