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IRC file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.irc - Internet Relay Chat Script

The IRC application files are related to ircII. IRC file is an Internet Relay Chat Script. IRC scripts are a way of shortening commands and responding automatically to certain events while connected to IRC. There are different scripts and scripting languages for different types of IRC clients

Application files
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Internet Relay Chat Script related extensions:
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Naturally, other applications may also use the .irc file extension. Even harmful programs can create .irc files. Be especially cautious with .irc files coming from an unknown source!

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

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

lrc, irs, iec, icr, orc, krc, ir, ifc, urc, rc, ic, jrc, irx, ird, igc

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems

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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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