File Extension Library

.RCT File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Settings Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .RCT files and how to open them?

Can't open .RCT 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 .RCT file.

What is a .RCT file extension?

.RCT file extension is created by Microsoft. .RCT has been classified as Settings Files. The format of .RCT file is Binary.

.RCT is Visual Studio Resource Template

Template file created by Visual Studio, a Windows software development tool; may store bitmaps, cursors, dialogs, HTML, icons, and other resources; saves time when creating new resources (.RC files) with similar settings and features.

To create a new resource compiler template, right-click your project in the Solution Explorer, select Add → New Item..., and then select "Native Resource Template" from the list.

List of all softwares that can open the Visual Studio Resource Template
Microsoft Visual Studio 2017

How to fix problems with .RCT files

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