CPLIST file format description
Many people share .cplist files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .cplist file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .cplist files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.cplist - GNU Make C Property-list Data
The CPLIST development files are related to GNU Make. CPLIST file is a GNU Make C Property-list Data. GNU Make is a tool which controls the generation of executables and other non-source files of a program from the program's source files.
- GNU Make
- Development files
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- GNU Make C Property-list Data related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .cplist file extension. Even harmful programs can create .cplist files. Be especially cautious with .cplist files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .cplist 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .cplist file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- HandBrake Video Settings Data
- Mac OS X Property List Data
- Microsoft Frontpage List Data
- QuickTime Preferences File
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