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JDL file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.jdl - gLite Job Description Language File

The JDL data files are related to gLite. JDL file is a gLite Job Description Language File. The gLite distribution was an integrated set of components designed to enable resource sharing. In other words, this was middleware for building a grid.

Data files
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gLite Job Description Language File related extensions:
Mplus GH5 Data
4D Database Search Document
OverDisk Data
ADRIFT Language Resource
BrainVoyager QX Viewpoint Data
ZX Spectrum Emulator ZXS Snapshot

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

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

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

dl, hdl, idl, jcl, jd, jdi, jdm, jdp, jfl, jl, jld, jrl, jsl, jvl, jwl

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

JMP Scripting Language File
Cognos Exported Model Data
Simulink Model
MDL Molfile Data
Bentley MicroStation MDL Program
Valve Source Model Data

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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