Files with lcf file extension can be most often encountered as animation files captured using the LICEcap screen capture software.

There are 2 other file types using
the LCF file extension!

empty icon.lcf - ArchiCAD library container file [common]

empty icon.lcf - Linker Control File (Norton Guides compiler)

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Software that works with lcf file extension

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LCF file extension - LICEcap screen capture format

What is lcf file? How to open lcf files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

File extension lcf seems to be mainly associated with the LICEcap screen capture software for Windows and Mac that allows users to capture screen activity to GIF or LCF animation.

The .lcf file stores screen capture animation in LICEcap file format.

In addition to .GIF, LICEcap supports its own native lossless .LCF file format, which allows for higher compression ratios than .GIF, higher quality (more than 256 colors per frame), and more accurate timestamping.

If you record to .LCF, you can play back the .LCF files within REAPER app (and/or use it to convert to .gif or another video format).

The default software associated to lcf file type:

LICEcap picture or screenshot

Cockos Incorporated logoLICEcap  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Cockos Incorporated

LICEcap is app for Windows and OS X that can capture an area of your desktop and save it directly to *.gif (for viewing in web browsers, etc) or *.lcf.

Help how to open LCF files:

The main software to open and work with .lcf files is LICEcap.

How to convert file with extension LCF:

It is possible to export .lcf file format to GIF format using Reaper software.

Find conversions from lcf file:

lcf to gif

List of software applications associated to the .lcf 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 lcf file, edit lcf file, convert lcf file, view lcf file, play lcf 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 ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting lcf files.

  • Open lcf file
  • Edit lcf file
  • View lcf file
  • Play lcf file
  • Create lcf file
  • Import lcf file

Software that open lcf file - LICEcap screen capture format

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