The *.shy file extension is related to the ShyFile and used for its encrypted files.

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Software that works with shy file extension

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SHY file - ShyFile encrypted file

What is shy file? How to open shy files?

File type specification:

Encoded and encrypted file type icon Encoded and encrypted file type

The SHY file extension is associated with the ShyFile an encryption software. The *.shy file stores encrypted data.

The ShyFile software seems to be obsolete product without any support from developers, or producers.

The default software associated to shy file type:

ShyFile picture or screenshot

Dr. Bootz GmbH logoShyFile  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Dr. Bootz GmbH

ShyFile is an older 6,144bit encryption software ithat ncludes file, email and chat security.

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 .shy 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 .shy 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 shy file, edit shy file, convert shy file, view shy file, play shy file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

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Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with shy file - ShyFile encrypted file

Click on the software link for more information about ShyFile. ShyFile uses shy 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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