There is one other file type using
the SYM file extension!

empty icon.sym - Symbols library

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SYM file extension - Borland C++ precompiled header file

What is sym file? How to open sym files?

File type specification:

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

The SYM file extension is used by Borland C++. Precompiled header file. In computer programming, a pre-compiled header is a technique used by some C or C++ compilers to reduce compilation time.

The default software associated to open sym file:

C++ Builder icon

Embarcadero Technologies, Inc. logoC++ Builder  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Embarcadero Technologies, Inc.

C++ Builder the leading RAD C++ IDE, revolutionizes C++ development with full API support for Windows Vista.

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 .sym 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 software applications associated to the .sym 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 sym file, edit sym file, convert sym file, view sym file, play sym 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 sym files.

Programs that can create sym file - Borland C++ precompiled header file

Programs supporting the exension sym on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about C++ Builder for create sym file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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