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CIL file format description

Many people share .cil files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .cil file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .cil files.

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cil - Microsoft ClipArt Gallery Download Package

The CIL document files are related to Microsoft Clip Art Gallery. CLI file is a Microsoft ClipArt Gallery Download Package. Microsoft ClipArt Gallery software allows the user to download additional clips from the Microsoft ClipArt Gallery Live web site.

Microsoft Clip Art Gallery
Document files
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Microsoft ClipArt Gallery Download Package related extensions:
Plone Page Template
Naver Word Document
MuseScore Compressed Music Score
MuseScore Music Score
XML-Data Reduced Schema
Device Independent File

.iil - Norton CleanSweep Installation Log

The IIL data files are related to Norton CleanSweep. IIL file is a Norton CleanSweep Installation Log. Norton CleanSweep was designed to aid in the removal of installed programs on Microsoft Windows. The Norton CleanSweep seems to be no longer supported.

Norton CleanSweep
Data files
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cik, cil
Norton CleanSweep Installation Log related extensions:
MySQL Binlog Index Data
Novadigm EDM Data
QEMM Optimize Exclude Data
Microsoft Exchange Workflow Process Definition
Chem3D CC2 Data

Naturally, other applications may also use the .cil file extension. Even harmful programs can create .cil files. Be especially cautious with .cil files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .cil file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


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 one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .cil file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ci, cii, cik, cim, cio, cip, cjl, ckl, cl, cli, cll, col, cul, dil, fil

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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AquaCrop Climate Data
ACL for Windows Data
ProWorx NXT Format Export
Silhouette Designer Document
Intergraph CAESAR II Data File

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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