TC2 File Extension

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TurboCAD 2D Mac Drawing
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What is TC2 file?

TC2 filename suffix is mostly used for TurboCAD 2D Mac Drawing files. IMSI defined the TurboCAD 2D Mac Drawing format standard. Files with TC2 extension may be used by programs distributed for Mac OS platform. TC2 file belongs to the CAD Files category just like 158 other filename extensions listed in our database. The most popular software that supports TC2 files is TurboCAD. On the official website of IMSI/Design, LLC. developer not only will you find detailed information about theTurboCAD software, but also about TC2 and other supported file formats.

Programs which support TC2 file extension

Programs that can handle TC2 files are as follows. TC2 files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support TC2 file


How to open file with TC2 extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening TC2 files on given system. Fortunately, most common problems with TC2 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. Install TurboCAD software

The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening TC2 files is that no program that can handle TC2 files is installed on user’s system. To address this issue, go to the TurboCAD developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. If you want to download TurboCAD installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit IMSI/Design, LLC. website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Check the version of TurboCAD and update if needed

If you already have TurboCAD installed on your systems and TC2 files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. If you have an older version of TurboCAD installed, it may not support TC2 format. The most recent version of TurboCAD is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Set the default application to open TC2 files to TurboCAD

If you have the latest version of TurboCAD installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage TC2 on your device. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Clicking the TC2 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 TurboCAD installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open TC2 files box and clicking OK button.

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected TC2 file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • 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 TC2 extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Check the TC2 for errors

You closely followed the steps listed in points 1-3, but the problem is still present? You should check whether the file is a proper TC2 file. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

1. The TC2 may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

Should it happed that the TC2 is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Scan the TC2 file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the scanner detected that the TC2 file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

2. Verify that the TC2 file’s structure is intact

If the TC2 file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. 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 TC2 extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

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 TurboCAD 2D Mac Drawing file.

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

If the systems has insufficient resources to open TC2 files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

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

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with TurboCAD 2D Mac Drawing files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It may be the case that the TC2 files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

Conversion of a TC2 file

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