File Extension Library

.QRC File Extension

  • Developer by: Digia
  • Category: Settings Files
  • Format: XML

What is an .QRC file?

.QRC file extension is created by Digia. .QRC has been classified as Settings Files. The format of .QRC file is XML.

.QRC is Qt Resource Collection File

XML file used by programs created with Qt, a cross-platform application development toolkit; contains a list of application resources, such as image files; included as part of the application bundle when the Qt application is built.

Qt applications use QRC files to locate resources in the application bundle during execution. The paths of files referenced in a QRC file are relative to the directory in which the QRC file is located.

NOTE: Qt SDK was previously developed by Nokia before Digia acquired the software.

List of all softwares that can open the Qt Resource Collection File
Digia Qt SDK
Riverbank Computing PyQt
Digia Qt SDK
Riverbank Computing PyQt
Digia Qt SDK
Riverbank Computing PyQt
File Type 2:

QuarkXPress Required Component File

Developer by: Quark Software Category: Data Files Format: Binary

Application component used by QuarkXPress, a program used to create professional page layouts and publications; stores required functionality for the application, such as color management, spell checking, and exporting components.

Required components may often be extended using QuarkXPress "XTensions," which are stored in .XNT files. The QRC files installed with QuarkXPress are located in the /Required Components/ directory of the software installation.

List of all softwares that can open the QuarkXPress Required Component File

How to Open .QRC file on different platforms

Open .QRC File on Windows

  • Right-click a .QRC
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .QRC file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .QRC files" Press "Ok"

Open .QRC File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .QRC file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .QRC File on Linux

Right click on the .QRC file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .QRC File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .QRC file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .QRC File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .QRC files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .QRC files

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