File Extension Library

.RC2 File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Developer Files
  • Format: Text

What are .RC2 files and how to open them?

Can't open .RC2 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 .RC2 file.

What is a .RC2 file extension?

.RC2 file extension is created by Microsoft. .RC2 has been classified as Developer Files. The format of .RC2 file is Text.

.RC2 is Visual Studio Resources File

Developer file used by Visual Studio, a software development program for Windows; saves resources, such as icons, bitmaps, and user interface components; differs from an .RC file because Visual Studio's Resource Compiler does not manage the resources in the RC2 file.

RC2 files can also be used as includes within RC files. If this is done, the RC2 file can act as a shared library between projects.

List of all softwares that can open the Visual Studio Resources File
Microsoft Visual Studio 2017
File Type 2 Samsung Mobile Device Firmware File
Developer by: Samsung Category: System Files Format: Binary

System file used by some Samsung mobile devices; contains data used for running the operating system; not meant to be opened or edited manually, but some mobile phone users have used programs such as MultiLoader to "flash" the device with custom modifications.

MultiLoader has been discontinued and is no longer maintained.

How to fix problems with .RC2 files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .RC2 files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .RC2 file format
  2. You need to check the .RC2 file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)