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DYN file format description

Many people share .dyn files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .dyn file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .dyn files.

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.dyn - Tinker Dynamics Computation Data

The DYN data files are related to Tinker. DYN file is a Tinker Dynamics Computation Data. Tinker is a software tools for Molecular Design. The DYN file contains values needed to restart a molecular or stochastic dynamics computation. DYN file stores the current position, current velocity and current and previous accelerations for each atom, as well as the size and shape of any periodic box or crystal unit cell.

Data files
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Tinker Dynamics Computation Data related extensions:
Tinker Archive
Tinker End File
Tinker Fractional Coordinates
Tinker Internal Coordinates
Tinker Keyword Parameters
Tinker Parameter File

.dyna - LS-DYNA Document

The DYNA document files are related to LS-DYNA. DYNA file is an LS-DYNA Document. LS-DYNA is a general-purpose multiphysics simulation software package developed by the Livermore Software Technology Corporation (LSTC).

Document files
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LS-DYNA Document related extensions:
LS-DYNA Document
LS-DYNA Input Data
LS-DYNA Time History Database
LS-DYNA Extra Time History Database

Naturally, other applications may also use the .dyn file extension. Even harmful programs can create .dyn files. Be especially cautious with .dyn files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .dyn file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .dyn file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

dgn, syn, dtn, wyn, dun

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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