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Details of extension .dl_

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .dl_ file?
  • Which program can create the .dl_ file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .dl_ format?
  • What can convert .dl_ files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .dl_ extension?
Compressed DLL File .dl_ file icon

Compressed DLL File

The DL_ file is a Compressed DLL File. Some files in the software distribution are provided in compressed form. These files are indicated with an underscore character as the last character in their file type.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Expand
Program name: expand.exe
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Windows Dynamic Linked Llibrary
Windows Device Driver
Compressed SYS File
Compressed EXE File
Compressed HLP File
Compressed ISP File
Compressed IEC File
PostScript Printer Description
Compressed PPD File

Other types of files may also use the .dl_ file extension. If you have helpful information about .dl_ extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

FLEXnet Manager Debug Log

The .dl_ filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

d_ (1), di_ (1), ld_ (1), dl (1), cl_ (1)

Can't open a .dl_ file?

If you want to open a .dl_ file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .dl_ association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.dl_

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android