What are RSC files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening a RSC file or are you simply curious about its contents? We're here to explain the properties of these files and provide you with software that can open or handle your RSC files.
What is a RSC file?
RSC files have multiple uses, and Symbian OS Resource Data is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.
Symbian OS Resource Data
Files that contain the .rsc file extension are most commonly associated with the Symbian operating system.
Symbian is an open-source operating system designed for mobile and touchscreen devices.
An RSC file used by Symbian is a compiled resource file that is used by applications that run on the Symbian OS. RSC files are stored in binary format and are run with an associated APP file in order to create a Symbian-compatible software application.
How to open RSC files
Important: Different programs may use files with the RSC file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your RSC file is, you may need to try a few different programs.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested ten different RSC openers which you will find listed below.
Last updated: July 31, 2023
All known file formats using extension .RSC
While Symbian OS Resource Data is a popular type of RSC-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .RSC file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.
After Dark For DOS Resource Data
We know that one RSC format is After Dark For DOS Resource Data. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.
MicroStation Symbology Resources
We know that one RSC format is MicroStation Symbology Resources. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of RSC files. Remember, different programs may use RSC 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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