IRC File Extension

IRC file icon
JIRCii Script
  • Developer
    Raphaël Mudge
  • Category
  • Popularity
    4.5 (2 votes)

What is IRC file?

IRC filename suffix is mostly used for JIRCii Script files. JIRCii Script specification was created by Raphaël Mudge. IRC files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. IRC file belongs to the Developer Files category just like 1018 other filename extensions listed in our database. jIRCii is by far the most used program for working with IRC files. On the official website of Raphaël Mudge developer not only will you find detailed information about thejIRCii software, but also about IRC and other supported file formats.

Programs which support IRC file extension

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

Programs that support IRC file

Windows Windows

How to open file with IRC extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening IRC files on given system. Fortunately, most common problems with IRC files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with IRC files.

Step 1. Get the jIRCii

The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports IRC files installed on the system. The solution is straightforward, just download and install jIRCii. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. The safest method of downloading jIRCii installed is by going to developer’s website (Raphaël Mudge) and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of jIRCii

You still cannot access IRC files although jIRCii is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. If you have an older version of jIRCii installed, it may not support IRC format. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using jIRCii.

Step 3. Associate JIRCii Script files with jIRCii

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate IRC files with latest version of jIRCii you have installed 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

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the IRC file
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the jIRCii installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open IRC files box and clicking OK button.

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with IRC extension, select Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with IRC extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Ensure that the IRC file is complete and free of errors

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the IRC file in question. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

1. The IRC may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

Should it happed that the IRC is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. If the scanner detected that the IRC file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

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

Did you receive the IRC 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. When downloading the file with IRC extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open jIRCii

If the systems has insufficient resources to open IRC files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

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

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with JIRCii Script files. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with IRC files affecting older versions of given software.

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