XDL File - opening and understanding

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

What is a XDL file?

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

While we do not yet describe the XDL file format and its common uses, we do know which programs are known to open these files, as we receive dozens of suggestions from users like yourself every day about specific file types and which programs they use to open them.

We are continually working on adding more file type descriptions to the site, so if you have information about XDL files that you think will help others, please use the Update Info link below to submit it to us - we'd love to hear from you!

How to open XDL 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 XDL for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 13 different XDL openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

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

PowerDVDPowerDVDUser submitted
Media+PlayerMedia+PlayerUser submitted
Microsoft SQL ServerMicrosoft SQL ServerUser submitted
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio ExpressMicrosoft SQL Server Management Studio ExpressUser submitted
Brava! Reader ApplicationBrava! Reader ApplicationUser submitted
Microsoft SQL Server Management StudioMicrosoft SQL Server Management StudioUser submitted
Brava! Desktop ApplicationBrava! Desktop ApplicationUser submitted
Brava! FreeDWG Viewer ApplicationBrava! FreeDWG Viewer ApplicationUser submitted
MYRIADMYRIADUser submitted
Cyberlink PowerDVDCyberlink PowerDVDUser submitted
CyberLink PowerDVD CZCyberLink PowerDVD CZUser submitted
TunerPro ApplicationTunerPro ApplicationUser submitted
Brava! Reader - CDLBrava! Reader - CDLUser submitted

Try a universal file viewer

Try a universal file viewer like Free File Viewer. It can open over 200 different types of files - and most likely yours too. Download Free File Viewer here.

We have not yet verified any programs for Mac that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!
We have not yet verified any web services that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!