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Details of extension .pl

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Perl Script

The PL file is a Perl Script. Perl is a general-purpose programming language originally developed for text manipulation and now used for a wide range of tasks including system administration, web development, network programming, GUI development, and more.
Detailed description not available
Category: Development files
Application: Perl
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-perl
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
perl, prl
Links:
-
Related extensions:
Common Gateway Interface
PHP Script
Python Script
JRun Server Application
Fly Script
TCL Script
Velocity Macro File
Unix Shell Script
Perl Module
.pl
SWI-Prolog Source Code .pl file icon

SWI-Prolog Source Code

The PL file is a SWI-Prolog Source Code. SWI-Prolog offers a comprehensive Free Software Prolog environment, licensed under the Lesser GNU Public License.
Category: Development files
Application: SWI-Prolog
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
SWI-Prolog Quick Load File
.pl
TeX Property List .pl file icon

TeX Property List

The PL file is a TeX Property List. TeX is a typesetting system which was designed and written by Donald Knuth.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: teTeX
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
Related extensions:
Adobe Font Metrics
MS-DOS Code Page Information
Fontographer Font Project
Windows Bitmap Font
Postscript Type1 ASCII Font
Postscript Type1 Font Binary
TrueType Font
Font Definition Block
TeXnicCenter Project
.pl
Fractal Zplot Palette Data .pl file icon

Fractal Zplot Palette Data

The PL file is a Fractal Zplot Palette Data. Fractal Zplot is an interactive program for generating fractal images.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Fractal Zplot
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
Fractal Zplot Data
.pl
BRL-CAD 2D Plot Data .pl file icon

BRL-CAD 2D Plot Data

The PL file is a BRL-CAD 2D Plot Data. BRL-CAD is a constructive solid geometry (CSG) solid modeling computer-aided design (CAD) system.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: BRL-CAD
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
BRL-CAD Document
BRL-CAD RAW Image
.pl
Interleaf WorldView Printerleaf Data .pl file icon

Interleaf WorldView Printerleaf Data

The PL file is an Interleaf WorldView Printerleaf Data. WorldView is a comprehensive electronic document distribution system which enables customers to transform various types of electronic data into collections of interrelated information for distribution online, by CD-ROM, diskette or other media type for viewing on PCs and Workstations.
Detailed description not available
Category: Document files
Application: Interleaf WorldView
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
Interleaf WorldView Document
.pl
Harvard Graphics Palette Data .pl file icon

Harvard Graphics Palette Data

The PL file is a Harvard Graphics Palette Data. Harvard Graphics is a pioneering graphic presentation program developed for DOS and later for Microsoft Windows.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Harvard Graphics
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
Harvard Graphics ChartXL Palette Data
Harvard ChartXL Chart Data
Harvard Graphics 3.0 Custom Palette
Harvard Graphics 2.0 Spellchecking Dictionary
Harvard Graphics Presentation Screen
Harvard Graphics Template
Harvard Graphics 3.0 Device Driver
Harvard Graphics F/X Data
Harvard Graphics ChartXL Document

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Links Programming Language Template
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed Levels Data
Valve Hammer Object Layout
HI-TECH C Compiler Precompiled
iPi Calculation Data
LaTeX Compressed Font Data
Pegasus Mail Frequently Used Data
GNU Gettext Portable Object
Commodore 64 Pixel Perfect Bitmap

The .pl filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

po (1), pk (1), p1 (1), lp (1), pp (1), pm (1), pi (1), ol (1), ll (1)

Can't open a .pl file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.pl

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