PDL File - opening and understanding

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

What is a PDL file?

A .PDL file is a The Print Shop Deluxe Letterhead file. Through our analysis of PDL files, we know that one use of the format is The Print Shop Deluxe Letterhead. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open PDL 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 PDL for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different PDL openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension PDL

While we know of one file format using the .PDL 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 .PDL file.

Various viewers for this file format

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

PowerDirectorPowerDirectorUser submitted
The Print ShopThe Print ShopUser submitted
The Print Shop Premier EditionThe Print Shop Premier EditionUser submitted
The Print Shop Ensemble IIIThe Print Shop Ensemble IIIUser submitted
The Print Shop Deluxe IIIThe Print Shop Deluxe IIIUser submitted
Print Shop DeluxePrint Shop DeluxeUser submitted
The Print Shop DeluxeThe Print Shop DeluxeUser submitted
GENETYX Ver.10GENETYX Ver.10User submitted
The Print Shop Deluxe Ensemble IIThe Print Shop Deluxe Ensemble IIUser submitted
CyberLink PowerDirectorCyberLink PowerDirectorUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with PDL-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 PDL-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!