IQY File Type

- The quick facts

What are IQY files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an IQY file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is an IQY file?

An .IQY file is a Microsoft Web Query file.

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open IQY files

Important: Different programs may use files with the IQY file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your IQY file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 7 different IQY openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: December 15, 2021

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of IQY files. Remember, different programs may use IQY files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

Microsoft OfficeMicrosoft OfficeUser submitted
WPS OfficeWPS OfficeUser submitted
Kingsoft OfficeKingsoft OfficeUser submitted
Citrix ICA ClientCitrix ICA ClientUser submitted
Microsoft ExcelMicrosoft ExcelUser submitted
Dell Protected WorkspaceDell Protected WorkspaceUser submitted
RES Workspace ManagerRES Workspace ManagerUser submitted

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