File Extension Library


.URC File Extension

  • Developer by: CA Technologies
  • Category: Digital video and movie Files

What is an .URC file?

.URC file extension is created by CA Technologies. .URC has been classified as Digital video and movie Files.

.URC is Unicenter Remote Control file

The urc file extension is related to files created by the Unicenter Remote Control product of Computer Associates.

When IT (Helpdesk) is remoting an end user's PC, it creates an URC file when the option is used to perform a Video Capture.

It is only played with Unicenter Remote Control with the Complete Agent, not the Client Only version or Management Console.


How to open:

If any program can open and work with .urc files, it would be Unicenter Remote Control.

How to convert:

Given the nature of this file type, a conversion for .urc files seems highly unlikely.

How to Open .URC file on different platforms

Open .URC File on Windows

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

Open .URC File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .URC 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 .URC File on Linux

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

Open .URC File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .URC 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 .URC 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 .URC files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .URC files

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