The File Extensions Database

.DVC File Extension

  • Developer by: Nuance Communications
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .DVC file?

.DVC is Dragon Voice Command File

File used by Dragon NaturallySpeaking, a speech recognition program developed by Nuance Communications; saves a collection of voice commands that can be spoken by the user, as well as the scripts that run when they are issued.

Dragon NaturallySpeaking scripts are written in a proprietary language. They can execute a set of keystrokes or run custom actions that launch applications, select user interface elements, control the mouse, produce audio, and perform other operations.

Common DVC Filenames

Global.dvc - Defines all voice commands that can be issued by the user.

Programs that open Dragon Voice Command File
Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking Home 13
File Type 2 IDRISI Vector Definition File
Developer by: IDRISI Category: GIS Files

GIS file created in the IDRISI vector definition (DVC) format; contains the specification for the point, line, or polygon information stored in a separate vector (.VEC) file; defines the units (e.g., latlong), the minimum X and Y coordinates, and other information.

DVC and VEC files are used for drawing maps.

Programs that open IDRISI Vector Definition File
SuperMap Desktop GIS

How to solve problems with DVC files

  • Associate the DVC file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any DVC file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.DVC files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the DVC file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .DVC is Dragon Voice Command File. Because only the current version supports the latest DVC file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Nuance Communications manufacturer website after an available .DVC is Dragon Voice Command File update.
  • To make sure that your DVC file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.