GPL file format description
Many people share .gpl files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .gpl file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .gpl files.
4 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.gpl - GPL License File
The GPL other files are related to Notepad. GPL file is a GPL License File. The GNU General Public License (GNU GPL or simply GPL) is the most widely used free software license, originally written by Richard Stallman for the GNU project.
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- GPL License File related extensions:
.gpl - Gimp Palette Data
The GPL data files are related to Gimp. GPL file is a Gimp Palette Data. GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) is an image retouching and editing tool, and is released under the LGPLv3 and later versions as free and open-source software.
.gpl - GenePix Lab Book
The GPL data files are related to GenePix. GPL file is a GenePix Lab Book. GenePix is a multiplatform microarray scanning system. It is developed by Molecular Devices and includes their own scanner machines together whit their own image analysis software.
.gpl - Gnuplot Input File
The GPL document files are related to Gnuplot. GPL file is a Gnuplot Input File. Gnuplot is a portable command-line driven graphing utility for Linux, OS/2, MS Windows, OSX, VMS, and many other platforms.
Naturally, other applications may also use the .gpl file extension. Even harmful programs can create .gpl files. Be especially cautious with .gpl files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .gpl 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 .gpl file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
bpl, tpl, pl, npl, gpp, gpk, gp1, glp, fpl, vpl, rpl, pgl, hpl, gpm, gpi
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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