TRC File Type and Extension

SQL Server Trace File Type

Extension .trc
Developer Microsoft
Popularity 5.0 (1 Votes)
Mime Type mime-type/not.available
Default Program Microsoft SQL Server Profiler
Category Database Files
Format Not Available
Updated 1/1/2021

What is a TRC File Type and Extension?

TRC file type is created by Microsoft, also known as SQL Server Trace File. TRC has been classified as Database Files. The format of this file type has not been determined yet. You can open TRC files in Microsoft SQL Server Profiler program.

To open a TRC file select File → Open → Trace File, select your File Trace, and then click Open.

You can find the default TRC files in the following directory.

Program files\ Microsoft SQL Server\ MSSQL\ LOG.

Free TRC File Online Tools & Apps

We have also gathered the free online .TRC (SQL Server Trace File) apps that can allow to view, edit, convert from to TRC, merge, split and compare the TRC files without installing anything on your system. Please click on the links to explore the complete list of details for each required feature.


TRC Files Common Issues

There are few common issues with the SQL Server Trace File .TRC File Types while opening the .TRC files on Windows and MacOs, we have solution to those issues such as:

Can't Open TRC Files?

  1. You must have supported software programs installed for SQL Server Trace File on your system such as Microsoft Microsoft SQL Server Profiler.
  2. Associate default Microsoft Microsoft SQL Server Profiler program for *.trc (SQL Server Trace File) files.

    Associate TRC Default Program on Windows
    1. Right-click a *.TRC (e.g example.trc) file and click Open With.
    2. In the Open with dialog box, click Microsoft Microsoft SQL Server Profiler program Or click Browse to locate the program (*.exe) that you want.
    3. Select check box for Always use this app to open .trc files.


Related TRC File Types

TRC default file extension is .TRC and other similer related extensions are:

All Platform Software Programs for TRC File Type

List of all softwares that can open the TRC files on each platforms such as Windows, Mac, iOS, Linux, Web and Android, you may click the each software link for more details for other supported formats for each software and the verified direct download links for each software with complete lisensing details.


Microsoft Windows logo image Open TRC File on Microsoft Windows


Software License Developer
Microsoft SQL Server image. Microsoft SQL Server 2019 for Windows  Open microsoft website. Commercial Microsoft
Microsoft SQL Server Profiler image. Microsoft SQL Server Profiler 000 for Windows  Open microsoft website. Paid Microsoft

MacOs logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen TRC File on Mac OS


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Website logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen TRC file on Web


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About Licensing

  1. Free Trial This software are often used for an attempt period, like 14 days, before requiring payment. Some trial versions have a reduced feature set.
  2. Free This software is liberal to use. Examples include open-source , freeware software, like free programs supported by advertising.
  3. Free+ This software is liberal to download and use, but contains in-app purchases (IAP) to unlock additional content or functionality.
  4. Paid This software must be purchased so as to use it. it's going to be offered as a perpetual license or ongoing subscription.
  5. Included with OS This software is bundled with an OS , like Windows, macOS, or Android.

TRC file extension icon image.About TRC - SQL Server Trace File

FileProInfo is to help you understand about the SQL Server Trace File with *.TRC suffix, and provide the complete detail as how to open, edit, convert, merge, split and compare it with other related software programs, software download links and free online apps and tools.

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Updated 1/1/2021

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