File Extension Library

.LAY File Extension

  • Developer by: Parametric Technology Corporation
  • Category: 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files

What are .LAY files and how to open them?

Can't open .LAY 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 .LAY file.

What is a .LAY file extension?

.LAY file extension is created by Parametric Technology Corporation. .LAY has been classified as 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files.

.LAY is Pro/ENGINEER layout

The lay file extension is associated with Pro/ENGINEER, a parametric, integrated 3D CAD/CAM/CAE solution developed by PTC and now marketed as Creo Elements/Pro.

The lay file contains layouts created and saved in the program.

How to open:

This type of *.lay files can be opened in PRO/Engineer.

How to convert:

Various layout files can usually be exported to other CAD formats or exchange formats.

How to fix problems with .LAY files

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