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.SC4DESC File Extension

File TypeSimCity 4 Description File

DeveloperElectronic Arts
3.0 (1 Vote)
CategoryGame Files


This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

What is an SC4DESC file?

Game description file used by SimCity 4, a city-building and simulation game; describes game properties such as the location and type of buildings and props; also specifies how people in the city interact with the buildings.

More Information

SC4DESC files are often used for creating custom properties for a lot, which is stored in an .SC4LOT file. SC4DESC files are created using the Plug-in Manager program, which is part of Electronic Arts' Building Architect Tool suite. They may also be edited with the SC4Tool and iLives Reader.

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Programs that open SC4DESC files
Electronic Arts SimCity 4
Electronic Arts Building Architect Tool
iLive Reader
Electronic Arts SimCity 4
Updated 8/12/2015

About the file extension sc4desc

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