PHC File

What are PHC files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a PHC 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 PHC file?

A .PHC file is a Home Embroidery Format file.

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open PHC files

We have identified one PHC opener that is compatible with this specific type of PHC file.

Programs that open Home Embroidery Format files


Last updated: February 24, 2023

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

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