ECL File

What are ECL files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an ECL file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is an ECL file?

An .ECL file is an Eclipse Text file.

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open ECL files

Important: Different programs may use files with the ECL file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your ECL file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested eight different ECL openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: December 6, 2021

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of ECL files. Remember, different programs may use ECL files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

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