How to open a file with .YENC extension?

File Type : yEnc Encoded File
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

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What is .YENC file extension?

Encoded file that has been converted from binary to text using yEnc encoding; includes less overhead than Base64 and uuencode (.UUE) files, which allows for more efficient encoding. The yEnc encoding method is primarily used for encoding binary files that are sent over Usenet and e-mail protocols. Therefore, yEnc files also includes a CRC checksum to ensure that the file is not corrupted during the transfer process. yEnc files may also have a .YNC extension.
You can see a list of software programs here on easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open YENCfiles:

  • Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe 2010
  • yDec
  • yEnc32
  • yProxy Pro
  • Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe 16
  • yEnc TZ
  • yydecode
  • UUDeview