OPML file format description
Many people share .opml files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .opml file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .opml files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.opml - Outline Processor Markup Language File
The OPML document files are related to OPML Editor. OPML file is an Outline Processor Markup Language file. It is an XML-based format that allows exchange of outline-structured information between applications running on different operating systems and environments. Originally developed by Radio UserLand as a native file format for an outliner application, it has since been adopted for other uses, the most common being to exchange lists of web feeds between web feed aggregators.
- OPML Editor
- Document files
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- Outline Processor Markup Language File related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .opml file extension. Even harmful programs can create .opml files. Be especially cautious with .opml files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .opml 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 .opml file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
oml, opl, opm, pml, ppml
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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