How to open ETC files

Did your computer fail to open an ETC file? We explain what ETC files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your ETC files.

What is an ETC file?

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

While we do not yet describe the ETC 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 ETC 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!

Generic ETC

These apps are known to open certain types of ETC files. Since many different programs may use ETC files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific ETC file.

Express Thumbnail CreatorExpress Thumbnail CreatorUser submitted
EinstimeEinstimeUser submitted
Electric Testing CenterElectric Testing CenterUser submitted
STAAD.etcSTAAD.etcUser submitted
TachoViewTachoViewUser submitted
Easy Organizer SuiteEasy Organizer SuiteUser submitted
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Try a universal file viewer

Try a universal file viewer like Free File Viewer. It can open over 200 different types of files - and most likely yours too. Download Free File Viewer here.

We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with ETC-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with ETC-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!