How to open RDL files

Did your computer fail to open a RDL file? We explain what RDL files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your files.

What is a RDL file?

The RDL file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the RDL file type for different types of data.

We are aware of 2 different uses of the RDL extension, which you can read more about below.

Descent Level

Through our analysis of RDL files, we know that one use of the format is Descent Level. 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.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

SQL Server Report Definition Language

Through our analysis of RDL files, we know that one use of the format is SQL Server Report Definition Language. 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.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Software that will open, convert or fix RDL files

These apps are known to open certain types of RDL files. Since many different programs may use RDL files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific RDL file.

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We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with RDL-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with RDL-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!