PC3 File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a PC3 file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .PC3 files.

What is a PC3 file?

A .PC3 file is an AutoCAD Plotter Configuration file. Through our analysis of PC3 files, we know that one use of the format is AutoCAD Plotter Configuration. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open PC3 files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension PC3 for different purposes.

We have not yet verified any programs for Windows that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Other file formats using extension .PC3

While AutoCAD Plotter Configuration is a popular type of PC3-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .PC3 extension.

The PC3 file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So a PC3 opener may not be able to open all kinds of PC3 files. In this case, look through both formats to make sure you find the best suited PC3 viewer.

DEGAS hi-res compressed bitmap

Through our analysis of PC3 files, we know that one use of the format is DEGAS hi-res compressed bitmap. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

We have not yet verified any programs for Windows that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!