File Extension ASC

File type: PGP Armored Encrypted File, Spell Checker Function File, Server-side ActionScript File, ASCII Text File

About the ASC file type:

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The ASC file extension is used in the identification the Spell Checker function files of the Atlantis Word Processor, a word processor application. The said program employs only a tiny amount of space which allows its storage on a USB flash disk. Despite the size of the space it takes up, the Atlantis Word Processor has basic features typically found in a word processor application. Among the functions of the said program is the Spell Checker which is capable of scanning words in a document to check errors in spelling. The files with the file extension .asc contain suggestions that involve replacing misspelled words. When the function has recognized that the misspelled word is typographical, it then references the files containing the file extension so as to make suggestions on replacing the word. The Spell Checker is also capable of marking the misspelled word to make it easier for users to correct it.


Detailed information for file extension ASC


Category: Text files
File format: Proprietary
Open with Windows: Atlantis Word Processor, Flash Macromedia, PGP, ASCII
Open with Linux: Flash Macromedia
The ASC file extension is also associated to the files of the application Server-side ActionScript. Server-side ActionScript files are comprised of a commands list employed by the Macromedia Flash Communication Sever MX for the purpose of creating client-server applications. The files with the ASC file extension contain application scripts which could be compiled, assembled or translated for the creation of executable files. Moreover, the said file extension is also utilized by the encrypted files that had been created by the application PGP Armored, a file encryption software application capable of translating sensitive files in order for them not to be easily accessed. Lastly, the file extension .asc is associated with the ASCI files that provide the functionality of basic word development. The ASC files could be edited and viewed by means of a text editor.