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Details of extension .idol

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .idol file?
  • Which program can create the .idol file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .idol format?
  • What can convert .idol files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .idol extension?
IDle Object Library .idol file icon

IDle Object Library

IDOL file is an IDle Object Library. IDle is a simple scripting language, in basically the same vein as the venerable Perl or Python languages. IDle reads and executes both .idle script source code files and .idol compiled byte code chunks (.idol is short for IDle Object Library).
Category: Development files
Application: IDle
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
IDle Script Source

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Infini-D 3D Object
Gamecube Executable DOL
DolphinEd Image
Interface Definition File
CodeWarrior DLL
Instant File Opener Data

The .idol filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ido (11), dol (1), idl (1), ifol (1), idll (1)

Can't open a .idol file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.idol

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

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