A qic file extension is related to the Microsoft Windows 95 and Windows 98 operating systems. A qic file stores data backup.

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Software that works with qic file extension

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QIC file extension - Microsoft Windows 95/98 backup

What is qic file? How to open qic files?

File type specification:

Backup file type icon Backup file type

qic file icon: qic filetype icon

The qic file extension is related to backup files created and used in Windows 95 and Windows 98 operating systems.

The qic files were created by the default backup utility in the OS: These files can be extracted from a qic file using the "restore" feature of the Windows 95/98 Backup program.

The Backup program can be started from the start menu by selecting Programs → Accessories → System Tools → Backup.

Obsolete file format. From Windows XP and newer versions qif file extension is no longer used for backups.

This qic file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to qic file type:

Microsoft Windows icon

Microsoft Corporation logo Microsoft Windows  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Windows is a family of operating systems developed by the Microsoft Corp.. The first Windows was released in 1985 as a GUI add-on to MS-DOS.  MS-DOS based Windows versions were developed to 2000, when was released the last version called Windows ME. Windows based on NT core started in 1993. Windows NT family are developed to these days, the latest version is called Windows 10.

Help how to open QIC files:

You can only create/recover qif backups using the old Microsoft Backup program in Wndows 95/98/Me.

How to convert file with extension QIC:

You can only extract contents of backup using the old Microsoft Backup program in Windows 95/98/Me.

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

Hint:
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 qic files.

  • Create qic file
  • Recover qic file

Programs that can create qic file - Microsoft Windows 95/98 backup

Click on the link to get more information about Microsoft Windows for create qic file action.

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