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TOL file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.tol - Zemax Tolerance Settings

The TOL configuration files are related to ZEMAX. TOL file is a Zemax Tolerance Settings. ZEMAX is the software that optical engineers and designers around the world choose for lens design, illumination, laser beam propagation, stray light, freeform optical design and many other applications.

Application:
ZEMAX
Category:
Configuration files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
Zemax Tolerance Settings related extensions:
.agf
Zemax ASCII Glass Catalog
.ann
Zemax Annotations Data
.bgf
Zemax Binary Glass Catalog
.bim
Zemax Binary Image Surface Data
.bsdf
Zemax Scattering Distribution Data
.ele
Zemax Element Drawing Settings

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

Can't open a .tol 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:

example.tol

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 .tol file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

fol, hol, ol, otl, rol, til, tkl, tl, tll, tlo, tok, tom, top, tpl

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

.tll
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.tpl
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.til
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.tpl
ArchiCAD Project Template
.hol
Microsoft Outlook Holiday Data
.tok
Borland C++ External Tokens File

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