File Extension Library

.P2C File Extension

  • Developer by: Valve Corporation
  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: Text

What are .P2C files and how to open them?

Can't open .P2C file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .P2C file.

What is a .P2C file extension?

.P2C file extension is created by Valve Corporation. .P2C has been classified as Game Files. The format of .P2C file is Text.

.P2C is Portal 2 Community Puzzle File

A P2C file contains a community, or co-operative, puzzle used by Portal 2, a first-person puzzle solving game. It stores the definition of puzzle in a voxel X Y Z (X is right, Y is forward, Z is up) format where each voxel represents a 1 x 1 x 1 panel area in the puzzle. P2C files also contain metadata about the puzzle, which includes the title, description, creation time, and version.

P2C files are saved in plain text and can be opened and edited by a text editor. They can also be opened by the level editor included with Portal 2 and exported to the .VMF Valve Map file format.

P2C files are located in the following directory:

C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\portal 2\puzzles\

List of all softwares that can open the Portal 2 Community Puzzle File
Valve Portal 2

How to fix problems with .P2C files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .P2C files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .P2C file format
  2. You need to check the .P2C file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)