File Extension Library


.PCY File Extension

  • Category: Settings, options, themes or skins Files

What is an .PCY file?

.PCY file extension has been classified as Settings, options, themes or skins Files.

.PCY is Server policy data

The pcy file extension is mainly related to a special server policy files that governs the behavior of BOOTP  and DHCP servers.

Typically found as server.pcy file. Found on HP Tru64 Unix platform.

.PCY file format is deprecated and this file format is no longer supported.

Currently, .PCY file type is not actively used and is obsolete. This usually happens with system files in older operating systems, files from long-discontinued software, or with previous versions of some file types (documents, projects, images, etc.) that were replaced in later versions of the original programs.


How to open:

You should be able to open and edit these files using any text editor.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to other formats.

How to Open .PCY file on different platforms

Open .PCY File on Windows

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

Open .PCY File on Mac

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

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

Open .PCY File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .PCY files

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