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Details of the .pcl file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .pcl file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .pcl file?
  • What program do I need to open a .pcl file?
  • How can the .pcl file be opened, edited or printed?
  • Where can I find the specifications for .pcl?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .pcl extension?
  • How can I convert .pcl files to another format?
  • What are other, similar filename extensions to .pcl?

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2 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

.pcl file extension details

Printer Command Language Document

Printer Command Language Document .pcl file icon
PCL file is a Printer Command Language document. Printer Command Language (PCL) is a Page description language (PDL) developed by HP as a printer protocol and has become a de facto industry standard.
Category: Document files
Application: XnView
Mime-type: application/x-pcl
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
PCL aliases:
PCL related links:
PCL related extensions:
Adobe Illustrator Drawing

Windows Bitmap Image

CorelDraw Drawing

Desktop Color Separation Image

Multipage PCX Image

Micrografx Designer Drawing

Encapsulated PostScript Image

Genuine Fractals Image FIF

Portable Bitmap Image

PC PaintBrush Bitmap

.pcl file extension details

OptionVue Portfolio Manager Parcel Data

OptionVue Portfolio Manager Parcel Data .pcl file icon
PCL file is an OptionVue Portfolio Manager Parcel Data. OptionVue is an options trading and analysis software. LGN file contains the text entered in the notes field of the Transaction Log. PCL file contains information about the parcel function.
Category: Data files
Application: OptionVue
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
PCL aliases:
PCL related links:
PCL related extensions:
OptionVue Portfolio Manager Log Notes

OptionVue Portfolio Manager LGN Backup

OptionVue Portfolio Manager Account Data

OptionVue Portfolio Manager Positions Data

Other types of files may also use the .pcl file extension.

.pcl file converters

.pcl converters

The following softwares are capable of converting .pcl files to other formats:


For example, using the softwares above, a .pcl file can be converted into one of the following formats:

$s, 2bp, 2d, 3fr, 411, 4bt, 73i, 82i, 83i, 85i, 86i, 89i, 92i, a64, abs
.pcl file extension error

The .pcl file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

cl, pcp, pl, pxl, pdl, pck, pc, pco, psl, plc, pcm, cpl, pfl, ocl, pvl

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

OpenCL Kernel
Carlson Survey Centerline File
Autodesk AutoCAD Plotter Configuration
Patch Creation Properties File
Perl Script
SWI-Prolog Source Code
Policy Description Language File
Pocket Excel Document
PrintShop Deluxe Flyer Document
Personal Composer Document
open .pcl file

Can't open a .pcl file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .pcl file association, check the FAQ.

.pcl file extension

Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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