File Extension Library

.PCAST File Extension

  • Developer by: Apple
  • Category: Audio Files
  • Format: XML

What are .PCAST files and how to open them?

Can't open .PCAST 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 .PCAST file.

What is a .PCAST file extension?

.PCAST file extension is created by Apple. .PCAST has been classified as Audio Files. The format of .PCAST file is XML.

.PCAST is iTunes Podcast File

XML file created by iTunes, a music shopping and playback program; contains information for subscribing to a podcast, including the link, title, category, and subtitle; used for sharing recommended podcasts or favorites with others over email or the Web.

PCAST files can be created by selecting an iTunes podcast and dragging it to the desktop. After receiving a PCAST file, you can double-click it to automatically subscribe to the podcast. iTunes will then automatically begin downloading the latest audio files.

NOTE: Since PCAST files are stored using XML formatting, you can view them with any text editor.

List of all softwares that can open the iTunes Podcast File
Apple iTunes
JRiver Media Center
Apple iTunes

How to fix problems with .PCAST files

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