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XLC_ File Extension

Microsoft Excel 2 For Mac Chart
  • Developer
    Microsoft Corporation
  • Category
    Document Files
  • Popularity
    5 (1 votes)

What is XLC_ file?

XLC_ is a file extension commonly associated with Microsoft Excel 2 For Mac Chart files. Microsoft Corporation defined the Microsoft Excel 2 For Mac Chart format standard. XLC_ file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Mac OS, Windows system platform. XLC_ file belongs to the Document Files category just like 574 other filename extensions listed in our database. Users are advised to use Microsoft Excel software for managing XLC_ files, although 1 other programs can also handle this type of file. On the official website of Microsoft Corporation developer not only will you find detailed information about theMicrosoft Excel software, but also about XLC_ and other supported file formats.

Programs which support XLC_ file extension

Below you will find an index of software programs that can be used to open XLC_ files divided into 2 categories according to system platform supported. XLC_ files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support XLC_ file

How to open file with XLC_ extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening XLC_ files on given system. What is important, all common issues related to files with XLC_ extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.

Step 1. Install Microsoft Excel software

Install software to open XLC_ file The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports XLC_ files installed on the system. This issue can be addressed by downloading and installing Microsoft Excel or different compatible program, such as Microsoft Office. 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 Excel website and download the installer.

Step 2. Update Microsoft Excel to the latest version

Update software that support file extension XLC_You still cannot access XLC_ files although Microsoft Excel is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. If you have an older version of Microsoft Excel installed, it may not support XLC_ 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 Microsoft Excel.

Step 3. Associate Microsoft Excel 2 For Mac Chart files with Microsoft Excel

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

Associate software with XLC_ file on Windows

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Right-click the XLC_ file and choose Open with option
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where Microsoft Excel is installed, check the Always use this app to open XLC_ files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button
Associate software with XLC_ file on Mac

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with XLC_ extension, select Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with XLC_ extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Verify that the XLC_ is not faulty

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the XLC_ file is valid. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

Check XLC_ file for viruses
1. The XLC_ may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

If the XLC_ is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Scan the XLC_ file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the scanner detected that the XLC_ file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

2. Ensure the file with XLC_ extension is complete and error-free

If you obtained the problematic XLC_ file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. 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 XLC_ 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 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 Microsoft Excel

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

5. Verify that your operating system and drivers are up to date

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with Microsoft Excel 2 For Mac Chart files and ensure security of your device and operating system. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle XLC_ files.

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