OLS File Type

- The quick facts

What are OLS files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an OLS 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 OLS file?

The .ols file extension is most commonly used by Microsoft Office software applications. The OLS files contain list shortcut files that are used with Microsoft Office programs.

How to open OLS files

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

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 4 different OLS openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: June 29, 2022

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Microsoft OfficeMicrosoft OfficeUser submitted
Microsoft PublisherMicrosoft PublisherUser submitted
Microsoft Office Mondo - EnglishMicrosoft Office Mondo - EnglishUser submitted
LEXT OLS4100LEXT OLS4100User submitted

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