>> CRWL file

CRWL file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.crwl - Windows Search Crawl Data

The CRWL data files are related to Microsoft Windows. The CRWL file is a Windows Search Crawl Data. Windows Search is a search feature that is provided by Microsoft to Windows computers.

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Windows Search Crawl Data related extensions:
Windows Search Connector Data
Hulixerian Game Engine Data
Microsoft FRx General Ledger Index Data
OpenOffice JAVA Language Translation XML
OpenSSH Public Key Data
Autodesk Revit Exchange Data

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

Can't open a .crwl 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 .crwl file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

crl, crw, cwl, rwl

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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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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