The File Extensions Database

.EMC File Extension

  • Developer by: Striata
  • Category: Encoded Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .EMC file?

.EMC is Striata Reader Encrypted Document

An EMC file is an encrypted document used by Striata Reader, a program that allows users to view documents that are encrypted by Striata software. It contains an encrypted document such as a bill, letter, invoice, or a collection notice. EMC files are commonly used by banks and credit card companies for sending high-volume, system generated statements to customers and are also used by businesses for eBilling.

When creating EMC files, Striata software incorporates a triple DES encryption algorithm to ensure the integrity and confidentiality of information. EMC files are often decrypted using a shared secret, such as an answer to a question or a password.

EMC files are commonly sent in bulk via email to customers all at once. This is useful for companies that want to batch process and deliver electronic statements together. When receiving an EMC file attachment in an email, you can be open it with the Striata Reader application.

Programs that open Striata Reader Encrypted Document
Striata Reader
Striata Reader
Striata Reader

How to solve problems with EMC files

  • Associate the EMC file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any EMC file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.EMC files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the EMC 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 .EMC is Striata Reader Encrypted Document. Because only the current version supports the latest EMC file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Striata manufacturer website after an available .EMC is Striata Reader Encrypted Document update.
  • To make sure that your EMC file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.