ZIL file format description
Many people share .zil files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .zil file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .zil files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.zil - DMDX ZIL Output Data
The ZIL data files are related to DMDX. ZIL file is a DMDX ZIL Output Data. DMDX is a Win 32-based display system used in psychological laboratories around the world to measure reaction times to visual and auditory stimuli. The .ZIL file format is used when an experiment no longer falls into DMDX's standard binary response paradigm.
Naturally, other applications may also use the .zil file extension. Even harmful programs can create .zil files. Be especially cautious with .zil files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .zil 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 .zil file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
ail, il, sil, xil, zik, zim, zip, zl, zli, zll, zol, zul
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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