Files with cty file extension are related to the SimCity city data format.

There are 2 other file types using
the CTY file extension!

empty icon.cty - Fog Creek CityDesk template file

empty icon.cty - Railroad Tycoon 3 cargo file

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Software that open cty file

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CTY file extension - SimCity city data

What is cty file? How to open cty files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

The cty file suffix is associated with SimCity, a city management and economic simulation video game for MS-DOS operating system and other platforms.

The cty file stores various game data for SimCity.

This cty file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open cty file:

SimCity picture or screenshot

Maxis logoSimCity  Microsoft MS-DOS software

Company or developer:

SimCity is famous city-building simulation video game developed by Maxis and published by Infrogrames in 1989.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .cty file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .cty 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 cty file, edit cty file, convert cty file, view cty file, play cty file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with cty file - SimCity city data

Click on the software link for more information about SimCity. SimCity uses cty file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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