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ESC file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.esc - PRTWIN Escape Codes

ESC file is a PRTWIN Escape Codes. PRTWIN is an Epson matrix printer emulator under Windows.

.esc file format description:
ESC format
Configuration files
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PRTWIN Escape Codes related links:
PRTWIN Escape Codes related extensions:
Codesoft Printer Object Configuration
CAView Configuration
UFOCapture V2 Settings
RSNetWorx Configuration
MultiView Configurable Toolbar

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

Can't open a .esc 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 .esc file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ssc, dsc, sc, fsc, exc, esx, ess, esd, ecs, wsc, ec, sec, rsc, ezc, ewc

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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