File extension pyc is mainly related to the Python programming and scripting language and used for its compiled source codes.

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PYC file extension - Compiled Python script source code

What is pyc file? How to open pyc files?

File type specification:

Source code and script file type icon Source code and script file type

The pyc file extension is associated with Python. These .pyc files contain compiled source code of Python programming language scripts.

Python is a dynamic object-oriented programming language that can be used for many kinds of software development. It offers strong support for integration with other languages and tools, comes with extensive standard libraries, and can be learned in a few days. Many Python programmers report substantial productivity gains and feel the language encourages the development of higher quality, more maintainable code.

Python runs on Windows, Linux/Unix, Mac OS X (macOS), OS/2, Amiga, Palm Handhelds, and Nokia mobile phones. Python has also been ported to the Java and .NET virtual machines.

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Updated: September 30, 2022

The default software associated to open pyc file:

Python icon

Python Software Foundation logoPython  Microsoft Windows software

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Python Software Foundation

A programming language that lets you work more quickly and integrate your systems more effectively. Python runs on Windows, Linux/Unix, Mac, and has been ported to the Java and .NET virtual machines.

Help how to open:

Use Python to open *.pyc files.

How to convert:

Conversion to other formats is not possible.

Find conversions from pyc file:

pyc to py

Find converter to pyc file type:

py to pyc

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

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting pyc files.

Software that open pyc file - Compiled Python script source code

Programs supporting the exension pyc on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Python for open pyc file action.

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