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IDOL file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.idol - IDle Object Library

IDOL file is an IDle Object Library. IDle is a simple scripting language, in basically the same vein as the venerable Perl or Python languages. IDle reads and executes both .idle script source code files and .idol compiled byte code chunks (.idol is short for IDle Object Library).

.idol file format description:
IDOL format
Development files
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IDle Object Library related links:
IDle Object Library related extensions:
IDle Script Source

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

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

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

dol, ido, idl, ifol, idll

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Gamecube Executable DOL
DolphinEd Image
Interface Definition File
Infini-D 3D Object

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