An rc file extension is related to Microsoft Visual Studio integrated development environment for Windows applications. An rc file stores C/C++ resource script.
RC file extension - Microsoft Visual Studio Visual C/C++ resource script
What is rc file? How to open rc files?
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The rc file extension is associated with C/C++ programming language.
The rc files are used for resource script files by various software compilers and contain instructions on how to compile the program source files.
The rc resource script file contains statements that define all of the items that will be included in the compiled binary resource file. Each statement describes a resource item, along with an identifier (ID) and any additional parameters (which vary according to the type of resource).
A resource script can even reference a resource item that is stored in a separate file, such as a bitmap or icon.
This rc file extension is also used by other programs, such as Resource Workshop or PowerBASIC for their resource script files.
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List of software applications associated to the .rc file extension
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- Open rc file
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Software that open rc file - Microsoft Visual Studio Visual C/C++ resource script
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