The File Extensions Database

.SCC File Extension

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

What is an .SCC file?

.SCC is SourceSafe Source Code Control File

File used by Microsoft Visual SourceSafe, a version control system that integrates with Visual Studio; contains source code control information used to get and commit developer files; used by the application for managing local copies of projects under source control.

SCC files are never committed to the version control repository. Instead, they are used for communicating with the repository. Example SCC filenames include Mssccprj.scc (plain text file), VSSVer.scc, and VSSVer2.scc.

Programs that open SourceSafe Source Code Control File
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe
Microsoft Visual Studio 2017
File Type 2 ScreenFlow Screen Recording
Developer by: Telestream Category: Video Files Format: Binary

Video file created by ScreenFlow, a Mac OS X desktop screen recording application; stores the captured video in a proprietary format; may also include audio captured from a computer microphone or from the computer's sound card.

SCC files are used for saving unrendered video before it is exported to the final video format. ScreenFlow supports export formats such as Flash, YouTube, .MOV, iPhone, and others.

NOTE: SCC files are actually stored within a .SCREENFLOW file, which is a bundle that includes all files for the screen recording project. They are stored in the /Media/ subdirectory.

Programs that open ScreenFlow Screen Recording
Telestream ScreenFlow
File Type 3 Scenarist Closed Caption File
Developer by: Scenarist Category: Text Files

Closed captioning file used by Scenarist as well as other DVD authoring programs; used for encoding closed captions onto DVDs; includes text and timing information, which syncs the text with the movie.

Programs that open Scenarist Closed Caption File
Apple DVD Studio Pro

How to solve problems with SCC files

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