File Extension Library


.DCPY File Extension

  • Developer by: Apple, Inc.
  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .DCPY file?

.DCPY file extension is created by Apple, Inc.. .DCPY has been classified as Various data Files.

.DCPY is Disk Copy file

The DCPY file extension is associated with Disk Copy Utility for Macintosh computers developed by Apple, Inc. The .dcpy file stores various data used for internal purposes of the Disk Copy utility.

Disk Copy DCPY format is obsolete, it is not supported by current versions of Mac OS X and its disk utilities.


How to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .dcpy file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to Open .DCPY file on different platforms

Open .DCPY File on Windows

  • Right-click a .DCPY
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .DCPY file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .DCPY files" Press "Ok"

Open .DCPY File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .DCPY file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .DCPY File on Linux

Right click on the .DCPY file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .DCPY File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .DCPY file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .DCPY File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .DCPY files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .DCPY files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .DCPY files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .DCPY file format
  2. You need to check the .DCPY file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)