OIL File

What are OIL files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an OIL 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 OIL file?

An .OIL file is an OpenIL/DevIL Raster/animation Format 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 OIL files

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

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 9 different OIL openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: January 13, 2013

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

OtsAV DJOtsAV DJUser submitted
OtsDJOtsDJUser submitted
XnViewXnViewUser submitted
TeraPadTeraPadUser submitted
OtsAV RadioOtsAV RadioUser submitted
OtsAV ProOtsAV ProUser submitted
OtsAV FreeOtsAV FreeUser submitted
OtsAV TVOtsAV TVUser submitted
CyberMedia Oil ChangeCyberMedia Oil ChangeUser submitted

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