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XY file format description

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

3 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.xy - XyWrite Document

The XY document files are related to XyWrite. XY file is a XyWrite Document. XyWrite is a word processor for DOS and Windows modeled on the ATEX mainframe program.

Document files
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XyWrite Document related extensions:
XSL-FO Formatted Form
WordStar 2000 Temporary File
WordStar 2000 Macro
WordStar 2000 Template
WordStar 2000 Document
Xara Web Document

.xy - ALEID2000 Coordinates Data

The XY data files are related to ALEID2000. XY file is an ALEID2000 Coordinates Data. ALEID2000 is a computerprogram for water distribution network calculations.

Data files
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ALEID2000 Coordinates Data related extensions:
ALEID2000 Basic Data
ALEID2000 Contour Data
ALEID2000 Demand Patterns Library
ALEID2000 Curves Library
ALEID2000 Project
ALEID2000 Settings Data

.xy - Green Kenue XY Data

The XY data files are related to Green Kenue. XY file is a Green Kenue XY Data. Green Kenue (EnSim Hydrologic) is an advanced data preparation, analysis, and visualization tool for hydrologic modellers.

Green Kenue
Data files
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Green Kenue XY Data related extensions:
Green Kenue Velocity Rose Data
Eurotherm 6100a Binary Data
Saleae Logic Analyzer Data
Green Kenue Time Series Data
Green Kenue Table Data
eXtendable Wad Editor BAKA Data

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

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

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

ay, cy, sy, xg, xt

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Fast Tracker 2 Music Track
AY-3-8910 Music
Xdebug Trace Output
Cycript Source Code
Cyberware 3D Scanner Data
Simplexety Data File

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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