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Details of extension .xel

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .xel file?
  • Which program can create the .xel file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .xel format?
  • What can convert .xel files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .xel extension?
Microsoft Expression Encoder Live Encoding .xel file icon

Microsoft Expression Encoder Live Encoding

The XEL file is a Microsoft Expression Encoder Live Encoding. Microsoft Expression Encoder is a transcoding and non-linear video editing software application for Microsoft Windows.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
MPEG-2 Transport Stream
IIS Smooth Streaming Video
IIS Smooth Streaming Audio
IIS Smooth Streaming Server Manifest Data
Microsoft Expression Encoder Index
Microsoft Expression Encoder Job
Microsoft Expression Web Add-in
IIS Smooth Streaming Text Stream
Microsoft Expression Web PHP Script

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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The .xel filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

xrl (1), xl (1), xep (1), xem (1), xdl (1), exl (1), del (1), ael (1), xsl (1), xle (1), xfl (1), xeo (1), xe (1), sel (1), el (1)

Can't open a .xel file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.xel

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