>> XY3 file

XY3 file format description

Many people share .xy3 files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .xy3 file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .xy3 files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.xy3 - XyWrite III Document

The XY3 document files are related to XyWrite for Windows. XY3 file is a XyWrite III Document. XyWrite is a word processor for DOS and Windows modeled on the ATEX mainframe program.

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

Naturally, other applications may also use the .xy3 file extension. Even harmful programs can create .xy3 files. Be especially cautious with .xy3 files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .xy3 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 .xy3 file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

cy3, sy3, xy, xye, xyw

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

XyWrite Document
XyWrite IV Document
Cytel StatXact 5.0 Data
Harvard Graphics Symbol
ALEID2000 Coordinates Data

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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