A loc file extension is associated with the Localization string resource file format.

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

empty icon.loc - EasyGPS TerraByte location data

empty icon.loc - MicroSim PCBoard component locations report file

empty icon.loc - Suppose locations file

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Software that open loc file

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LOC file extension - Localisation string resource header

What is loc file? How to open loc files?

File type specification:

Source code and script file type icon Source code and script file type

The loc file extension is related to Localization string resource files.

String resource files are text files which contain strings in different languages. By using string resource files it is possible to create applications which can be translated to new languages without changing the source or recompiling the application.

Each string is identified by a unique number and a language number. Strings are referred to by their identification number and an application has a current language, by combining those two numbers a string for a specific language is selected.

The default software associated to open loc file:

Sublime Text icon

Sublime Text  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Sublime HQ Pty Ltd

Sublime Text is advanced text editor used to write source codes in various programming languages. It is a great tool for programmers and offers great feature and performance. It is available for Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X and Linux operating systems.

Help how to open:

Use any source code editor to view content of *.loc files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .loc 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 .loc 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 loc file, edit loc file, convert loc file, view loc file, play loc file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org'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 loc files.

Software that open loc file - Localisation string resource header

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

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with loc file by default:
Sublime Text small icon Sublime Text
Other suggested software:
Atom small icon Atom

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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