.CYS File Extension

File Type:
Cytoscape Session File

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

What is a CYS file?

Cys file extension has Cytoscape Session file type, developed by Cytoscape, which is associated with the "data files" category.

An open source application for visualization and network analysis known as Cytoscape is responsible for creating files with this extension. They are used to save working sessions including the state of the network visualization as well as its supporting information. CYS files are used in biology, sociology, and other social sciences as well to create and analyze complex and massive visualizations.

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

cys file icon
File Type:
Cytoscape Session File
Data Files

How to open CYS file?

Double click the cys 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 .cys 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 cys 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".

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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the cys 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 CYS 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 cys file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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