The File Extensions Database

.PCR File Extension

  • Developer by: FutureMark
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .PCR file?

.PCR is PCMark Vantage Benchmark File

File created by PCMark Vantage, a program that is used to create performance benchmarks for Windows computers and their programs; contains the results of a system benchmark, including CPU, memory, and disk performance.

PCR files may store the results of a computer's gaming, multimedia, music, communication, productivity, or storage capabilities. They can be exported to a Microsoft Excel format through the export interface in PCMark Vantage.

Programs that open PCMark Vantage Benchmark File
FutureMark PCMark05
Futuremark PCMark Vantage
Futuremark PCMark Vantage Online ResultBrowser

How to solve problems with PCR files

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