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LYR file format description

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

4 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.lyr - ArcView Layer Data

The LYR gis files are related to ESRI ArcGIS Desktop. The LYR file is an ArcView Layer Data. ArcView is full-featured GIS software for visualizing, analyzing, creating, and managing data with a geographic component.

Application:
ESRI ArcGIS Desktop
Category:
GIS files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
ArcView Layer Data related extensions:
.rtx
Bike GPS RichTrack Data File
.byo
Bayo CartoExploreur Data
.pfw
PNG World File
.krt
klickTel Routenplanner Route Data
.sos
SOSI Spatial Data
.qlr
QGis Layer Definition Data

.lyr - bestIMAGE Layer Data

The LYR document files are related to bestIMAGE. The LYR file is a bestIMAGE Layer Data. A multi layer file that contains image and illustrations data for the graphic and textile printing industry. Vector data as well as bitmap based image data are mixed in single file.

Application:
bestIMAGE
Category:
Document files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
bestIMAGE Layer Data related extensions:
.lyc
bestIMAGE Compressed Design

.lyr - Crysis Layer Data

The LYR game data files are related to Crysis. The LYR file is a Crysis Layer Data. Crysis is a first-person shooter video game developed by Crytek.

Application:
Crysis
Category:
Game Data files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
Crysis Layer Data related extensions:
.cfx
Crysis Shader Data
.cfxb
Crysis Shader Cache Data
.crysisjmsf
Crysis Saved Game
.cyr
Crysis Game Data
.dlg
Crysis Dialogue Data
.lng
Crysis Language Data

.lyr - DataCAD Layer Data

The LYR data files are related to DataCAD. The LYR file is a DataCAD Layer Data. DataCAD is a professional-level AEC CADD program for architectural design, photo-realistic rendering, animation, and construction document creation.

Application:
DataCAD
Category:
Data files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
DataCAD Layer Data related extensions:
.aec
DataCAD AEC Drawing Data
.dc5
DataCAD Drawing
.dlf
DataCAD Double Precision Layer Data
.dsf
DataCAD 15 Symbol File
.dtb
DataCAD Custom Toolbar
.key
DataCAD Custom Toolbar Keys Data

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

Can't open a .lyr 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:

example.lyr

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 .lyr file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

kyr, lgr, lhr, lr, ltr, ly, lyf, lyt, myr, pyr

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

.lyt
Intuit TurboTax Install Log File
.myr
Myriad Melody Assistant Music Score
.lyt
Proteus Electronics Layout
.pyr
Python Repository
.pyr
SOCSIM Population Pyramid File
.lhr
Intuit Quicken Financial Life for Mac File

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