File Extension Library

.XQY File Extension

  • Developer by: The W3C XML Query Working Group
  • Category: Developer Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .XQY file?

.XQY file extension is created by The W3C XML Query Working Group. .XQY has been classified as Developer Files. The format of .XQY file is Text.

.XQY is XQuery Source File

File written using XQuery, an XML data retrieval and manipulation language; contains source code that reads and extracts information from the data model stored in an XML data source; used in various Web and desktop software products for handling XML content.

NOTE: Developers more commonly use the .XQ extension for saving XQuery files.

List of all softwares that can open the XQuery Source File
SyncRO Soft oXygen XML Editor
Progress Stylus Studio
Altova XMLSpy
Liquid Technologies Liquid XML Studio
Microsoft XML Notepad
MacroMates TextMate

How to Open .XQY file on different platforms

Open .XQY File on Windows

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

Open .XQY File on Mac

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

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

Open .XQY File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .XQY files

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