File Extension Library

.RCY File Extension

  • Developer by: Propellerhead Software
  • Category: Audio Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .RCY file?

.RCY file extension is created by Propellerhead Software. .RCY has been classified as Audio Files. The format of .RCY file is Binary.

.RCY is ReCycle 1.x Document

Audio data file created by ReCycle 1.x, a program used to create audio sample loops; contains the audio data in slices, which can be stretched to match specific tempos; used for storing audio sample work.

ReCycle no longer saves audio documents as RCY files. However, newer versions of the program can still open older documents.

List of all softwares that can open the ReCycle 1.x Document
Propellerhead ReCycle
Propellerhead ReCycle

How to Open .RCY file on different platforms

Open .RCY File on Windows

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

Open .RCY File on Mac

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

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

Open .RCY File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .RCY files

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