File Extension Library

.GLY File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Misc Files

What are .GLY files and how to open them?

Can't open .GLY file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .GLY file.

What is a .GLY file extension?

.GLY file extension is created by Microsoft. .GLY has been classified as Misc Files.

.GLY is Word Glossary File

Glossary file used by Microsoft Word, a word processing program; includes data that helps convert glossary terms between versions of Word.

The files 50convrt.gly, 55convrt.gly, and 60convrt.gly are provided with the MS Office for Windows 95 Resource Kit. They help convert Word 5.0, 5.5, and 6.0 for MS-DOS glossary entries into AutoText entries in Word 7.0.

The default glossary file is named normal.gly.

List of all softwares that can open the Word Glossary File
Microsoft Word 2016
Microsoft Word 2016

How to fix problems with .GLY files

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