.YENC File Extension

yEnc File

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What is a YENC file?

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.

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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.

NOTE: yEnc files may also have a .YNC extension.

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Programs that open YENC files

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