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COPY File Extension

Sony Ericsson Protected Content Format

What is COPY file?

COPY is a file extension commonly associated with Sony Ericsson Protected Content Format files. COPY files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. COPY file belongs to the Audio Files category just like 771 other filename extensions listed in our database. The software recommended for managing COPY files is Sony Ericsson DRM Packager. On the official website of Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB developer not only will you find detailed information about theSony Ericsson DRM Packager software, but also about COPY and other supported file formats.

Programs which support COPY file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support COPY files. Files with COPY suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.

Programs that support COPY file

How to open file with COPY extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening COPY files on given system. Fortunately, most common problems with COPY files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with COPY files.

Step 1. Get the Sony Ericsson DRM Packager

Install software to open COPY file The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening COPY files is that no program that can handle COPY files is installed on user’s system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download Sony Ericsson DRM Packager and install it on your device. On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. The safest method of downloading Sony Ericsson DRM Packager installed is by going to developer’s website (Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB) and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Check the version of Sony Ericsson DRM Packager and update if needed

Update software that support file extension COPYIf the problems with opening COPY files still occur even after installing Sony Ericsson DRM Packager, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of Sony Ericsson DRM Packager is available. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. This can be one of the causes why COPY files are not compatible with Sony Ericsson DRM Packager. The latest version of Sony Ericsson DRM Packager should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Assign Sony Ericsson DRM Packager to COPY files

After installing Sony Ericsson DRM Packager (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open COPY files. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Associate software with COPY file on Windows

Change the default application in Windows

  • Right-click the COPY file and choose Open with option
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where Sony Ericsson DRM Packager is installed, check the Always use this app to open COPY files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button
Associate software with COPY file on Mac

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • Right-click the COPY file and select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with COPY extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Verify that the COPY is not faulty

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the COPY file is valid. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

Check COPY file for viruses
1. The COPY may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the COPY file hinders attempts to open it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. COPY file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Ensure the file with COPY extension is complete and error-free

If the COPY file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. It could happen the the download process of file with COPY extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Check whether your system can handle Sony Ericsson DRM Packager

If the systems has insufficient resources to open COPY files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

5. Check if you have the latest updates to the operating system and drivers

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with Sony Ericsson Protected Content Format file. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with COPY files affecting older versions of given software.

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