A prc file extension is related to the Mobipocket eBook format used to store e-books with DRM protection.

There are 6 other file types using
the PRC file extension!

empty icon.prc - Palm OS resource or e-book

prc icon.prc - Corel Presentations document

empty icon.prc - Rational Rose processes data

empty icon.prc - filePro data table

empty icon.prc - PathAway map

empty icon.prc - Product Representation Compact data

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PRC file extension - Mobipocket eBook

What is prc file? How to open prc files?

File type specification:

E-book file type icon E-book file type

The prc file extension is associated with the Mobipocket e-book file format, compatible with Amazon Kindle and Mobipocket Reader Desktop.

The prc file contains e-book in Mobipocket format, protected with DRM protection.

The default software associated to open prc file:

Mobipocket Reader Desktop icon

Mobipocket.com logoMobipocket Reader Desktop  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

Mobipocket Reader Desktop allows users to read various books, dictionaries and other documents in electronic form on desktop PCs. Mobipocket Reader is also available for BlackBerry, Windows Mobile, Symbian, Palm etc.

Mobipocket was acquired by Amazon and integrated into its services.

Amazon Kindle for PC icon

Amazon.com, Inc. logoAmazon Kindle for PC  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Amazon.com, Inc.

Amazon Kindle for PC is software reader for Amazon e-books. Kindle is able to access your Kindle books, automatically synchronizes annotations between devices, creates highlights, notes, bookmarks etc.

Help how to open:

Use Amazon Kindle, or Mobipocket Reader to view content of prc files.

How to convert:

There is no way how to convert *.prc files to other formats.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .prc 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 prc file, edit prc file, convert prc file, view prc file, play prc file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

prc file viewer - programs that view prc file - Mobipocket eBook

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

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with prc file by default:
Mobipocket Reader Desktop small icon Mobipocket Reader Desktop
Amazon Kindle for PC small icon Amazon Kindle for PC

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

Apple iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch devices):

Windows Phone / Windows 10 Mobile:

Other operating systems or devices:

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