DCTXC File Extension

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Microsoft Office IME Open Extended Dictionary
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    Microsoft Corporation
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What is DCTXC file?

DCTXC is a file extension commonly associated with Microsoft Office IME Open Extended Dictionary files. Microsoft Office IME Open Extended Dictionary specification was created by Microsoft Corporation. Files with DCTXC extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. DCTXC file belongs to the Various Files category just like 3591 other filename extensions listed in our database. The software recommended for managing DCTXC files is Microsoft Office. Software named Microsoft Office was created by Microsoft Corporation. In order to find more detailed information on the software and DCTXC files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support DCTXC file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support DCTXC files. DCTXC files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support DCTXC file

How to open file with DCTXC extension?

Problems with accessing DCTXC may be due to various reasons. Fortunately, most common problems with DCTXC files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Get the Microsoft Office

Problems with opening and working with DCTXC files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with DCTXC files being present on your machine. To address this issue, go to the Microsoft Office developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit Microsoft Office website and download the installer.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of Microsoft Office

If the problems with opening DCTXC files still occur even after installing Microsoft Office, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of Microsoft Office is available. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. The reason that Microsoft Office cannot handle files with DCTXC may be that the software is outdated. The latest version of Microsoft Office should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Associate Microsoft Office IME Open Extended Dictionary files with Microsoft Office

If you have the latest version of Microsoft Office installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage DCTXC on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Clicking the DCTXC with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the Microsoft Office installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open DCTXC files box and clicking OK button.

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected DCTXC file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with DCTXC extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Verify that the DCTXC is not faulty

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the DCTXC file is valid. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

1. Check the DCTXC file for viruses or malware

Should it happed that the DCTXC is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Scan the DCTXC file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the scanner detected that the DCTXC file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

2. Verify that the DCTXC file’s structure is intact

Did you receive the DCTXC file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. If the DCTXC file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Check if the user that you are logged as has administrative privileges.

There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the Microsoft Office IME Open Extended Dictionary file.

4. Check whether your system can handle Microsoft Office

The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support DCTXC files. Close all running programs and try opening the DCTXC file.

5. Check if you have the latest updates to the operating system and drivers

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with Microsoft Office IME Open Extended Dictionary file. It may be the case that the DCTXC files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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