.CPY File Extension

Nuance Communications
File Type:
eCopy Desktop File

Having trouble opening .cpy extension? Don't panic! This page explains what cpy files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open cpy files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a CPY file?

Cpy file extension has eCopy Desktop file type, developed by Nuance Communications, which is associated with the "page layout files" category.

eCopy Desktop – an application for editing, scanning, and merging office documents – is responsible for creating files with this extension. They contain pictures, text, and settings for page layouts. CPY function as a repository for scanned files and also make it easier to send them via email. CPY files are similar to .PDF files. eCopy Desktop 8 and earlier version use files with the CPY extension, while eCopy Desktop 9 and newer versions use .PDF files. eCopy Desktop later was renamed to eCopy PaperWorks. 

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

cpy file icon
Nuance Communications
File Type:
eCopy Desktop File
Page Layout Files

How to open CPY file?

Double click the cpy file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .cpy extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the cpy extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the cpy file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open CPY files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the cpy file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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