What is CPY? What Opens a CPY? File Format List from WhatIs.com

File Extension

CPY File Format

eCopy Desktop or eCopy Paperworks document file

CPY is a file extension for a document file used with eCopy Desktop. CPY files contain images, text and page layout settings for an office document, often used to store scanned files to be sent via e-mail. A CPY file is similar to a PDF file but uses a Nuance Communications proprietary format for storage. CPY files can be opened by eCopy Desktop or its successor, eCopy Paperworks.


 MIME type: application/x-amscpy


Learn more about .CPY files:

Visit the eCopy web page.

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This was last updated in September 2010
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