PSC1 file format description

Many people share .psc1 files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .psc1 file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .psc1 files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.psc1 - Windows PowerShell Console Script

The PSC1 development files are related to Windows PowerShell. The PSC1 file is a Windows PowerShell Console Script. Windows PowerShell is Microsoft's task automation framework, consisting of a command-line shell and associated scripting language built on top of, and integrated with the .NET Framework.

Windows PowerShell
Development files
- / -
Windows PowerShell Console Script related extensions:
BlackBerry Resource Content
BREW MP Component Application Resource
BREW Application Resource Header File
Android Interface Definition Language Data
JasperReports Print Document
CoffeeScript JavaScript File

Naturally, other applications may also use the .psc1 file extension. Even harmful programs can create .psc1 files. Be especially cautious with .psc1 files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .psc1 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 .psc1 file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

pc1, ps1, psc, psd1, sc1

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Atari ST Paintworks Image
Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Papyrus Script
MODTRAN PSC Spectral Output File
Windows PowerShell Data
Scorelib PSC Data
SimCity Game Data

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

If you find the information on this page useful, please feel free to link to this page.

If you have useful information about the .psc1 file format, then write to us! >> PSC1 file