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Details of extension .wpl

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .wpl file?
  • Which program can create the .wpl file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .wpl format?
  • What can convert .wpl files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .wpl extension?
Windows Media Player Playlist .wpl file icon

Windows Media Player Playlist

WPL file is a Windows Media Player Playlist. Windows Media Player Playlist (WPL) files are client-side playlists that are written in a proprietary format. Microsoft introduced this file format in Windows Media Player 9 Series.
Category: Multimedia files
Application: Windows Media Player
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
M3U Playlist File
Nokia Playlist
Multimedia Playlist
M4U Playlist File
Media Player Classic Playlist
Foobar2000 Playlist
Music Module List
TCMP Playlist
XML Shareable Playlist File
WinPLOTR Document .wpl file icon

WinPLOTR Document

WPL file is a WinPLOTR Document. WinPLOTR is a software to plot powder diffraction patterns and can be used as a Graphical User Interface for several programs used frequently in powder diffraction data analysis.
Detailed description not available
Category: Document files
Application: WinPLOTR
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
WinPLOTR Intrinsic Profile Component Data
WinPLOTR Refined Parameters Data
WinPLOTR Williamson Hall Plot Data

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Monkey`s Audio Link
Delphi Package Library
TallyMan EPL File
Perl Script
Windows 3.x Password List
KaleidaGraph Layout
AkAbak Simulation Data
Wanderlust Configuration
Microsoft Word Add-In

The .wpl filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

wpm (1), wpi (1), wp (1), wlp (1), wl (1), qpl (1), pl (1), dpl (1), wpo (1), wpk (1), wp1 (1), wol (1), wll (1), spl (1), pwl (1)

Can't open a .wpl file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.wpl

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