File Extension Library

.VC1 File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Video Files

What are .VC1 files and how to open them?

Can't open .VC1 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 .VC1 file.

What is a .VC1 file extension?

.VC1 file extension is created by Microsoft. .VC1 has been classified as Video Files.

.VC1 is VC-1 Video File

High definition video format that uses the SMPTE 421M video codec developed by Microsoft; one of multiple possible video formats used for Blu-ray and HD DVD discs; supports both interlaced and progressive encoding.

List of all softwares that can open the VC-1 Video File
Microsoft Windows Media Player
Media Player Classic
CyberLink PowerDVD 17

How to fix problems with .VC1 files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .VC1 files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .VC1 file format
  2. You need to check the .VC1 file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)