File Extension Library


.IDY File Extension

  • Developer by: Micro Focus International plc
  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .IDY file?

.IDY file extension is created by Micro Focus International plc. .IDY has been classified as Various data Files.

.IDY is Micro Focus Studio Enterprise Edition data

The idy file extension is associated with the Studio Enterprise Edition a graphical suite used to transform COBOL and PL/I applications to lower cost environments available for various platform.

The idy file stores some kind of data generated by FaultFinder Listing Generator.


How to open:

Probably not meant to be accessed by the user.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

How to Open .IDY file on different platforms

Open .IDY File on Windows

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

Open .IDY File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .IDY 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 .IDY File on Linux

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

Open .IDY File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .IDY 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 .IDY 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 .IDY files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .IDY files

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