LYC is a file extension commonly associated with BestIMAGE Compressed Design Format files. BestIMAGE Compressed Design Format format was developed by Stork Prints. LYC file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. LYC file belongs to the CAD Files category just like 158 other filename extensions listed in our database. The most popular software that supports LYC files is bestIMAGE. bestIMAGE software was developed by Stork Prints BV, and on its official website you may find more information about LYC files or the bestIMAGE software program.
The following listing features LYC-compatible programs. Files with LYC suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.
There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening LYC files on given system. What is important, all common issues related to files with LYC extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.
The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports LYC files installed on the system. To address this issue, go to the bestIMAGE developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit bestIMAGE website and download the installer.
If the problems with opening LYC files still occur even after installing bestIMAGE, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of bestIMAGE is available. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. The reason that bestIMAGE cannot handle files with LYC may be that the software is outdated. The most recent version of bestIMAGE is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.
If you have the latest version of bestIMAGE installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage LYC on your device. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.
The procedure to change the default program in Windows
The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS
Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the LYC file is valid. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.
If the LYC is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. If the LYC file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.
If you obtained the problematic LYC file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. The file might have been copied erroneously and the data lost integrity, which precludes from accessing the file. It could happen the the download process of file with LYC extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.
Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the BestIMAGE Compressed Design Format file again.
If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with LYC extension. In this case close the other applications.
Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with BestIMAGE Compressed Design Format files and ensure security of your device and operating system. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle LYC files.
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