Files with itc2 file extension can be most typically found as album covers in a special encrypted format used in Apple iTunes multimedia management software.

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Software that open itc2 file

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ITC2 file extension - Apple iTunes Cover Flow data

What is itc2 file? How to open itc2 files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

itc2 file icon: itc2 filetype icon

The itc2 file extension is mainly  associated with the Apple iTunes, a multimedia player and iOS devices managing application for Windows and Mac.

The itc2 file contains album cover stored in encrypted format (album artwork). These files are typically stored in:

C:\Users\"Username"\Music\iTunes\Album Artwork\Cache

Updated: May 6, 2024

The default software associated to open itc2 file:

Apple iTunes for Windows icon

Apple, Inc. logoApple iTunes for Windows  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

A digital media application for playing and organizing digital music and video files. Also is used to manage Apple portable devices such as iPod, iPhone and iPad. iTunes has integrated iTunes Store service, where can users buy and download digital music, videos, applications for iOS devices, audiobooks, podcasts, ringtones etc. iTunes is distributed as a free software.

Apple iTunes for Mac icon

Apple, Inc. logoApple iTunes for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

Apple iTunes is multimedia application distributed with Apple macOS operating system. It organizes and plays digital music and videos. iTunes is also used to manage Apple's portable devices, such as iPod, iPhone and iPad.

Mac OS X icon

Apple, Inc. logoMac OS X  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

OS X or Mac OS X is Unix-based operating system developed by Apple Inc. for Macintosh computers. It contains basic core applications for everyday use, such as Finder basic file manager, Safari for Internet browsing, QuickTime for video, iTunes for managing audio data and iPod, iOS devices management , iMessage instant messaging, Mail, Contacts, Calendar and many more.

The latest version 10.11 of OS X is called El Capitan. It is available to purchase on Mac App Store as well as is distributed with new Mac computers and notebooks. It includes features to improve the security, performance, design and usability.

OS X operating system was replaced by new macOS in 2016!

macOS icon

Apple, Inc. logomacOS  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

macOS is Unix-based desktop operating system, a successor of Mac OS X system for MacBook-family, iMac, Mac Mini and Mac Pro computers, developed and sold by Apple, Inc.

Help how to open:

The *.itc2 file is encrypted and it is viewable only by Apple iTunes.

How to convert:

JPG or PNG picture image can be extracted form *.itc2 files, but it is a complex operation with Hex editor, or with picture recovery utility.

Find conversions from itc2 file:

itc2 to jpg

itc2 to png

List of software applications associated to the .itc2 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 itc2 file, edit itc2 file, convert itc2 file, view itc2 file, play itc2 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 itc2 files.

itc2 file viewer - programs that view itc2 file - Apple iTunes Cover Flow data

Programs supporting the exension itc2 on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for view itc2 file action.

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Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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