The hc file extension is related to the VeraCrpyt encryption app. The hc file stores encrypted disk volume.

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

hc file icon.hc - Header file

hc file icon.hc - High Resolution Cantone TIFF bitmap

hc file icon.hc - BI/Suite hypercube file

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Software that works with hc file extension

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HC file extension - VeraCrypt disk volume

What is hc file? How to open hc files?

File type specification:

Encoded and encrypted file type icon Encoded and encrypted file type

The hc file extension is associated with the VeraCrypt, a fork of TrueCrypt encryption software for Microsoft Windows, Apple Mac OS X and Linux operating systems.

The hc file stores encrypted volume created by VeraCrypt software.

The default software associated to hc file type:

VeraCrypt picture or screenshot

VeraCrypt  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
  IDRIX

VeraCrypt is a free disk encryption software for Windows, Mac and Linux. VeraCrypt adds enhanced security to the algorithms used for system and partitions encryption making it immune to new developments in brute-force attacks.

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TrueCrypt alternatives for Windows

Help how to open HC files:

You can mount or access *.hc files with the VeraCrypt software. You might need to known proper password however.

How to convert file with extension HC:

As far as we know, this .hc 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 software applications associated to the .hc 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 hc file, edit hc file, convert hc file, view hc file, play hc file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

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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 of the hc files.

  • Open hc file
  • Create hc file
  • Others hc file

Software that open hc file - VeraCrypt disk volume

Click on the link to get more information about VeraCrypt for open hc file action.

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