ZPL file format description

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

5 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.zpl - Zoom Player Playlist

The ZPL multimedia files are related to Zoom Player. The ZPL file is a Zoom Player Playlist. Zoom Player is a computer program that plays video and sound files on Windows-based personal computers.

Zoom Player
Multimedia files
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Zoom Player Playlist related extensions:
SoniqSync Extended Playlist
Creative Webcam Video Effects
Sprintbit Playlist Manager Playlist
iTunes CD Information Database
Blu-Ray Disc StereoScopic Information File
TTPLayer Playlist Data

.zpl - Zemax Programming Language Source Code

The ZPL data files are related to Zemax. The ZPL file is a Zemax Programming Language Source Code. Zemax is an optical design program that is used to design and analyze imaging systems such as camera lenses, as well as illumination systems.

Data files
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Zemax Programming Language Source Code related extensions:
Zemax ASCII Glass Catalog
Zemax Annotations Data
Zemax Binary Glass Catalog
Zemax Binary Image Surface Data
Zemax Scattering Distribution Data
Zemax Configuration Data

.zpl - Zebra Programming Language Document

The ZPL document files are related to Zebra Designer. The ZPL file is a Zebra Programming Language Document. Zebra Programming Language (ZPL and ZPL II) is a page description language from Zebra Technologies. It is used primarily for labeling applications.

Zebra Designer
Document files
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zpl2, zplii
Zebra Programming Language Document related extensions:
MacGourmet Deluxe 4 Document
Enthuware Test Studio Document
AbiWord Template
Adobe Pagemaker 7.0 Template
OmniGraffle Stencil
PointLineCAD 3D Keyframe Animation

.zpl - Zimpl Program Data

The ZPL development files are related to Zimpl. The ZPL file is a Zimpl Program Data. Zimpl is a simple language to translate the mathematical model of a problem into a linear or nonlinear (mixed-) integer mathematical program expressed in .lp or .mps file format which can be read and (hopefully) solved by a LP or MIP solver.

Development files
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Zimpl Program Data related extensions:
Java Process Definition
MCS Component Policy Editor Audio Component
LiveCode Stack File
Heitml Source Code
LEGO Education SPIKE Project
Kkrunchy Map Data

.zpl - Zune Playlist

The ZPL file is a Zune Playlist. Zune was the brand of digital media products and services developed by Microsoft.

Multimedia files
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Zune Playlist related extensions:
BaiduPlayer Media Data
NVIDIA 3D Vision Player Playlist
Multimedia Retrieval Markup Language File
RealPlayer for Mac Media Data
3D Movie Maker Project
Kodak EasyShare Album Information

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

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

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

apl, pl, pzl, spl, xpl, zl, zll, zlp, zol, zp, zp1, zpi, zpk, zpm, zpp

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Little Snitch Configuration
X-Plane Plug-in
Zlib Compressed Data
Zepto Source Code
LcdStudio Playlist
Monkey's Audio Link

Operating systems

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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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