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REC File Format

ARCserver protocol file

REC is a file extension for a protocol file used by ARCserver. REC files contain archivation protocol data. ARCserver is a computer server used to archive data and to store backup copies of files.

The REC file extension is also associated with recorded macro files in Windows, RapidComm voice files and Sprint record files


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The rec file extension was also used by Smith Micro's QuickLink III fax software for received faxes (I think hfx was used for sent faxes). This software was bundled with Boca Research's Tidal Wave modem. I gather that it was also included with the HP Pavilion.
I was wondering if you can actually convert a video game replay which is saved in .rec format into a video format like .mp4 etc.
My pictures are converted to REC files. I'm really worried about it. How can I get it in .JPG format?



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