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PYR file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.pyr - Python Repository

The PYR development files are related to Python. PYR directory is a Python Repository directory. Python's import machinery is extended to search for byte code cache files in a directory co-located with the source file, but with an extension ".pyr". The pyr directory contains individual files with the cached byte compilation of the source code, identical to current pyc and pyo files.

Development files
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Python Repository related extensions:
Python Decimal Arithmetic Based Test Cases Data
Python Egg Package
Python Egg Metadata
Python Egg Link
Python Pickle
Python Path Configuration

.pyr - SOCSIM Population Pyramid File

The PYR data files are related to SOCSIM. PYR file is a SOCSIM Population Pyramid File. SOCSIM is a demographic computer microsimulation program developed by Eugene A. Hammel and Kenneth Wachter over the years since 1970.

Data files
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SOCSIM Population Pyramid File related extensions:
SOCSIM Output Marriage File
SOCSIM Output Population File
SOCSIM Output Extra Variables File
SOCSIM Supervisory File

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

Can't open a .pyr 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 .pyr file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

lyr, pgr, phr, pjr, pr, ptr, pur, py, pyd, pye, pyf, pyg, pyt, ypr

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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PureRef Data
Python Dynamic Module
SOURCEdefender Encrypted Script

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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