The File Extensions Database

.ASY File Extension

  • Developer by: Asymptote
  • Category: Vector Image Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .ASY file?

.ASY is Asymptote Module

File used by Asymptote, a vector graphics language and program used for specifying and generating technical drawings; can specify complex data structures as well as the logic used for generating the vector graphic; used for typesetting mathematical figures.

The labels and equations specified in Asymptote are typeset with LaTeX, a high-quality typesetting system.

Programs that open Asymptote Module
File Type 2 LTspice Symbol File
Developer by: Linear Technology Category: CAD Files Format: Text

File used by LTspice, a Spice III circuit simulation program; contains circuit component symbols, which specify the circuit component shape and pin configuration; enables a circuit component to be configured properly after being visually dropped into a circuit schematic (.ASC file).

ASY files are saved in a plain text format.

Programs that open LTspice Symbol File
Linear Technology LTspice

How to solve problems with ASY files

  • Associate the ASY file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any ASY file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.ASY files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the ASY file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .ASY is Asymptote Module. Because only the current version supports the latest ASY file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Asymptote manufacturer website after an available .ASY is Asymptote Module update.
  • To make sure that your ASY file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.