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What are CLC files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a CLC file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a CLC file?

The CLC file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the CLC file type for different types of data.

While we do not yet describe the CLC file format and its common uses, we do know which programs are known to open these files, as we receive dozens of suggestions from users like yourself every day about specific file types and which programs they use to open them.

We are continually working on adding more file type descriptions to the site, so if you have information about CLC files that you think will help others, please use the Update Info link below to submit it to us - we'd love to hear from you!

How to open CLC files

Important: Different programs may use files with the CLC file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your CLC file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 12 different CLC openers which you will find listed below.

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of CLC files. Remember, different programs may use CLC files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

FreeAnimeStudio2007FreeAnimeStudio2007User submitted
CLC Main WorkbenchCLC Main WorkbenchUser submitted
CLC Sequence ViewerCLC Sequence ViewerUser submitted
FreeForm ModelingFreeForm ModelingUser submitted
CLC Genomics WorkbenchCLC Genomics WorkbenchUser submitted
AnimeStudioAnimeStudioUser submitted
SnapGene ViewerSnapGene ViewerUser submitted
Complete Legal CollectionComplete Legal CollectionUser submitted
CBDsCBDsUser submitted
Design Forms UserDesign Forms UserUser submitted
CLcommunityCLcommunityUser submitted
Daikin Load CalculationDaikin Load CalculationUser submitted

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Help us help others helps thousands of users every day, and we would love to hear from you if you have additional information about CLC file formats, example files, or compatible programs. Please use the links below or email us at to discuss further.