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Details of extension .el

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .el file?
  • Which program can create the .el file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .el format?
  • What can convert .el files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .el extension?
.el
Echoview v1 File .el file icon

Echoview v1 File

EL file is an Echoview v1 File. Echoview is an application for analyzing and logging digital echogram data. Early versions of Echoview 1.x used .el as the extension for EV files.
Category: Data files
Application: Echoview
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
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Links:
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Related extensions:
Echoview File
Echoview 3D Polyline Data
Echoview EV Backup File
Echoview Index File
Echoview Workspace Data
Echoview 2D Region Definition Data
Echoview Export File
Echoview Bathymetric Data
Echoview Line File
.el
Emacs Lisp Code .el file icon

Emacs Lisp Code

EL file is an Emacs Lisp Code. GNU Emacs is an extensible, customizable text editor—and more. At its core is an interpreter for Emacs Lisp, a dialect of the Lisp programming language with extensions to support text editing.
Category: Development files
Application: Emacs
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
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Links:
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Related extensions:
Lisp Source Code
Emacs Lisp Compiled Bytecode
Emacs Buffer Data
Emacs W86 Data
.el
SketchEl Molecule Data .el file icon

SketchEl Molecule Data

EL file is a SketchEl Molecule Data. SketchEl is an interactive chemical molecule sketching tool, and molecular spreadsheet data entry application.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: SketchEl
Program name: -
Mime-type: chemical/x-sketchel
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
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Links:
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Related extensions:
SketchEl XML Datasheet

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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RenderMan Shader Source

The .el filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

dl (1), wl (1), rl (1), fl (1), eo (1), ei (1), sl (1), le (1), ep (1), em (1)

Can't open a .el file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.el

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