NRL File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a NRL file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .NRL files.

What is a NRL file?

The .nrl file extension is used for a data file that is formatted in plain text. These NRL files are also known as Autonomy Interwoven link files. These contain links that point to a resource stored in Interwoven CMS (Content Management System), which is a network data management program that was created by Autonomy Interwoven.This software provides users with tools for sharing, managing and collaborating on digital projects within a network. This program runs on Windows PCs. These NRL files give network users easy access to reference materials that are stored in the Interwoven CMS.Since these .nrl files are saved in plain text format, text editors like Notepad may be used to open and view the content of these NRL files. An NRL file may also store document information like version numbers and library names among other metadata details.

How to open NRL files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension NRL for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 2 different NRL openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension NRL

While we know of one file format using the .NRL file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .NRL file.

Various viewers for this file format

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

Oxygen XML EditorOxygen XML EditorUser submitted
Xml EditorXml EditorUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with NRL-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with NRL-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!