.DQY File Extension

Excel Query File

The dqy file extension is associated with Microsoft Excel. Excel is a popular and powerful tool you can use to create spreadsheets, graphs and more. DQY files are used for ODBC Query files. These are ...

General Information

Title DQY File Extension
Extension .dqy
Full Form Excel Query File
File Type Data File
Developer Microsoft
MIME Type text/plain

File Function

Primary Function Store queries
Additional Functions Retrieve data
Features Text-based, Executable in Excel

File Characteristics

Quality Text readability
Supports Layers N/A
Supports Transparency N/A
Editable Yes

Use Cases

Database Querying Yes
Data Analysis Yes
Reporting Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Query exposure
Best Practices Sensitive data caution, Query validation

Historical/Version Information

Associated with Older Excel versions
Relevance Less common now

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .xls, .xlsx, .xlsm

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Microsoft Excel Commercial Windows, Mac