SCL File

What are SCL files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a SCL 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 a SCL file?

SCL files have multiple uses, and FrontDesigner Scale Setting is one of them. Read more about the others further down the page.

FrontDesigner Scale Setting

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 SCL files

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

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

Last updated: November 9, 2022

More file formats using the SCL extension

Through our research of SCL files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • GFA Raytrace Compressed Image Bitmap
  • Sinclair TR-DOS Disk Image

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Scrapbook FactoryScrapbook FactoryUser submitted
Scrapbooks PlusScrapbooks PlusUser submitted
Scrapbook Factory DeluxeScrapbook Factory DeluxeUser submitted
Spectaculator ZX Spectrum EmulatorSpectaculator ZX Spectrum EmulatorUser submitted
ScalaScalaUser submitted
Cold-Formed Steel Design SoftwareCold-Formed Steel Design SoftwareUser submitted
Smart CalendarSmart CalendarUser submitted
CADint PCB ApplicationCADint PCB ApplicationUser submitted
Megger GOOSE Configurator/PC-GOOSERMegger GOOSE Configurator/PC-GOOSERUser submitted
SanctionII.8SanctionII.8User submitted

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