Full format name of files that use URC extension is Unicenter Remote Control. Unicenter Remote Control specification was created by CA Technologies. Files with URC extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. URC file belongs to the Video Files category just like 472 other filename extensions listed in our database. The most popular software that supports URC files is CA Remote Console. On the official website of CA Technologies developer not only will you find detailed information about theCA Remote Console software, but also about URC and other supported file formats.
Programs that can handle URC files are as follows. Files with URC suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.
Being unable to open files with URC extension can be have various origins. What is important, all common issues related to files with URC extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.
The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening URC files is that no program that can handle URC files is installed on user’s system. To address this issue, go to the CA Remote Console developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support URC files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. If you want to download CA Remote Console installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit CA Technologies website and download from their official repositories.
If you already have CA Remote Console installed on your systems and URC 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. The reason that CA Remote Console cannot handle files with URC may be that the software is outdated. The most recent version of CA Remote Console is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.
If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate URC files with latest version of CA Remote Console you have installed on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent
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Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the URC file is valid. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.
If the URC is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. URC file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.
Did you receive the URC file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. It is possible that the file has not been properly copied to a data storage and is incomplete and therefore cannot be opened. When downloading the file with URC extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.
There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the Unicenter Remote Control file again.
If the systems has insufficient resources to open URC files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.
Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with Unicenter Remote Control files. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle URC files.
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