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DIC file format description

Many people share .dic files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .dic file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .dic files.

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.dic - Microsoft Office Custom Dictionary

DIC file is a Microsoft Office Custom Dictionary data. A custom dictionary allows you to supplement the main dictionary with additional words, such as names, specialized technical terms, foreign words or alternative spelling of some words.

.dic file format description:
DIC format
Microsoft Office
Data files
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Microsoft Office Custom Dictionary related links:
Microsoft Office Custom Dictionary related extensions:
Microsoft Office Assistant Preview
Microsoft Office Assistant Actor
Microsoft Office Control Information Cache
Microsoft Office Exported UI Customization
Microsoft Office File Access Engine File
Microsoft Find Fast Status File

.dcm - DICOM Bitmap Image

DCM file is a Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine Bitmap Image. The DICOM standard was created by the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) to aid the distribution and viewing of medical images, such as CT scans, MRIs, and ultrasound.

.dcm file format description:
DCM format
Graphic files
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acr, dc3, dic, dicom
DICOM Bitmap Image related links:
DICOM Bitmap Image related extensions:
DICOM Bitmap Image

Naturally, other applications may also use the .dic file extension. Even harmful programs can create .dic files. Be especially cautious with .dic files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .dic file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .dic file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

sic, cic, idc, fic, duc, dlc, dix, dif, xic, di, vic, dc, ric, ic, eic

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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