Files with csy extension are individual symbol graphics elements from the symbol library  used by Canvas / Canvas X software.

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CSY file extension - Canvas / Canvas X symbol

What is csy file? How to open csy files?

File type specification:

Graphics file type icon Graphics file type

File extension csy is used for the default symbol format in Canvas or Canvas X graphics suites originally from ACD Systems, now from Canvas GFX.

A .csy file contains graphical symbol that can be added to a drawing. Located in the Symbols folder while additional symbols can be imported to the software.

Updated: July 19, 2023

The default software associated to open csy file:

Canvas icon

ACD Systems International Inc. logoCanvas  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
ACD Systems International Inc.

Canvas is drawing software used to create technical illustrations and graphics. It is also able publish them via printers, or shared them on the Internet.

Help how to open:

Custom symbols can be imported and added to Canvas' symbol library.

How to convert:

Typically not meant for conversion, but perhaps it is possible to treat them like any other (vector) graphics files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .csy file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open csy file, edit csy file, convert csy file, view csy file, play csy file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Software that import csy file - Canvas / Canvas X symbol

Programs supporting the exension csy on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for import csy file action.

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