RTPL file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.rtpl - Nokia Phone Binary Ringtone

The RTPL audio files are related to Nokia PC Suite. The RTPL file is a Nokia Phone Binary Ringtone. Around 1999 Nokia introduced a new feature for its mobile devices. Users may send and receive tones with their mobile devices and use them as a ringtone. A ringtone is a tone that you use when the phone rings. RTPL is an old style format of ringtone.

Nokia PC Suite
Audio files
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Nokia Phone Binary Ringtone related extensions:
Sound Designer Audio
RealJukebox Unsecure Media Clip
LPC-10 Encoded Audio
Adlib Tracker II Instrument File
Propellerheads Reason NN-XT Format Data
RWSD Audio Stream

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

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

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

ftpl, rpl, rtl, rtp, rtpi, tpl, ttpl

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Toribash Replay
NoteTab Template File
Sage Timeslips TSImport Template
3rdTech 3D Scanner Data
Ulead PhotoExpress Template
HP Raster Transfer Language

Operating systems

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