PCT File - opening and understanding

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

What is a PCT file?

A .PCT file is a Dynamic Publisher Picture/Screen file. Through our analysis of PCT files, we know that one use of the format is Dynamic Publisher Picture/Screen. 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 PCT 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 PCT for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different PCT openers which you will find listed below.

Other file formats using extension .PCT

While Dynamic Publisher Picture/Screen is a popular type of PCT-file, we know of 6 different uses of the .PCT extension.

The PCT 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 PCT opener may not be able to open all kinds of PCT files. In this case, look through all formats to make sure you find the best suited PCT viewer.

Macintosh Pict image

Through our analysis of PCT files, we know that one use of the format is Macintosh Pict image . 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.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different PCT openers which you will find listed below.

NIST IHead bitmap

Through our analysis of PCT files, we know that one use of the format is NIST IHead 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.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different PCT openers which you will find listed below.

PC-Type document

Through our analysis of PCT files, we know that one use of the format is PC-Type document. 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.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different PCT openers which you will find listed below.

QuickDraw/PICT bitmap

Through our analysis of PCT files, we know that one use of the format is QuickDraw/PICT 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.

PCT opener for Windows 10

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

The Print Shop Deluxe Card Timepieces

Through our analysis of PCT files, we know that one use of the format is The Print Shop Deluxe Card Timepieces. 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.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different PCT openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

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

WinRARWinRARUser submitted
QuickTimeQuickTimeUser submitted
Adobe PhotoshopAdobe PhotoshopUser submitted
Microsoft Picture ItMicrosoft Picture ItUser submitted
Adobe Photoshop ElementsAdobe Photoshop ElementsUser submitted
Paint Shop ProPaint Shop ProUser submitted
Ashampoo Photo CommanderAshampoo Photo CommanderUser submitted
QuickTime AlternativeQuickTime AlternativeUser submitted
Ulead Photo ExplorerUlead Photo ExplorerUser submitted
Corel PaintShop ProCorel PaintShop ProUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with PCT-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with PCT-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!