The File Extensions Database

.CPY File Extension

  • Developer by: Autodesk
  • Category: 3D Image Files

What is an .CPY file?

.CPY is 3ds Max Copy Track File

Animation file created by 3ds Max, a 3D modeling and animation program; saves an animation track for selected objects from a biped (two-footed figure); includes the gestures and posture information; allows modelers to reuse biped poses and animations.

Programs that open 3ds Max Copy Track File
Autodesk 3ds Max 2018
File Type 2 eCopy Desktop File
Developer by: Nuance Communications Category: Page Layout Files Format: Binary

File created by eCopy Desktop, a program used for scanning, merging, and modifying office documents; contains images, text, and page layout settings; used to store scanned files and send them over email; similar to a .PDF file, but stored in a Nuance Communications proprietary format.

eCopy Desktop versions 9 and later use PDF files instead of CPY files. ECopy Desktop can still save CPY files for opening with older versions.

NOTE: eCopy Desktop is now known as eCopy PaperWorks.

How to solve problems with CPY files

  • Associate the CPY file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any CPY file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.CPY files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the CPY 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 .CPY is 3ds Max Copy Track File. Because only the current version supports the latest CPY file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Autodesk manufacturer website after an available .CPY is 3ds Max Copy Track File update.
  • To make sure that your CPY file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.