File Extension Library

.TRC File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Database Files

What are .TRC files and how to open them?

Can't open .TRC 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 .TRC file.

What is a .TRC file extension?

.TRC file extension is created by Microsoft. .TRC has been classified as Database Files.

.TRC is SQL Server Trace File

File created by SQL Server Profiler, which is included with SQL Server software; contains trace results of the activity of a SQL database; can be used to analyze a sequence of database statements.

To open a TRC file, select File → Open → Trace File, select your Trace file, and click Open.

Default TRC files are located in the following directory:

C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\MSSQL\LOG

List of all softwares that can open the SQL Server Trace File
Microsoft SQL Server Profiler
File Type 2:

Oracle Trace File

Developer by: Oracle Category: Database Files

Diagnostic data file produced by Oracle database software; includes a detailed sequence of statements that describe events as they are executed; can be used to identify events that led to a database error or for other database analysis.

List of all softwares that can open the Oracle Trace File
Oracle Database

How to fix problems with .TRC files

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