WPL file format description
Many people share .wpl files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .wpl file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .wpl files.
2 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.wpl - Windows Media Player Playlist
The WPL multimedia files are related to Windows Media Player. WPL file is a Windows Media Player Playlist. Windows Media Player Playlist (WPL) files are client-side playlists that are written in a proprietary format. Microsoft introduced this file format in Windows Media Player 9 Series.
- Windows Media Player
- Multimedia files
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- Windows Media Player Playlist related extensions:
.wpl - WinPLOTR Document
The WPL document files are related to WinPLOTR. WPL file is a WinPLOTR Document. WinPLOTR is a software to plot powder diffraction patterns and can be used as a Graphical User Interface for several programs used frequently in powder diffraction data analysis.
Naturally, other applications may also use the .wpl file extension. Even harmful programs can create .wpl files. Be especially cautious with .wpl files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .wpl 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 .wpl file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
apl, dpl, epl, pl, pwl, qpl, spl, wl, wll, wlp, wol, wp, wp1, wpi, wpk
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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