There are 13 other file types using
the COL file extension!

col file icon.col - Autodesk colour palette

col file icon.col - Lotus Notes import column description file

col file icon.col - Bibexcel file

col file icon.col - Embroidery Thread Color format

col file icon.col - Grand Theft Auto III collision data file

col file icon.col - Microsoft Movie Maker collection file

col file icon.col - MPEG Audio Collection file

col file icon.col - SequoiaView colour template file

col file icon.col - Phase One session file

col file icon.col - EA IFF color map file

col file icon.col - HTML Help collection file

col file icon.col - Internet Color Wizard color scheme file

col file icon.col - Technicolor Dream picture image

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COL file extension - Microsoft Multiplan spreadsheet

What is col file? How to open col files?

File type specification:

Spreadsheet and workbook file type icon Spreadsheet and workbook file type

The col file extension is associated with Multiplan an early spreadsheet program developed by Microsoft. Known initially by the code name "EP" (for "Electronic Paper"), it was introduced in 1982 as a competitor for VisiCalc.

The .col files contain spreadsheet created with the application.

The default software associated to col file type:

Multiplan picture or screenshot

Microsoft Corporation logo Multiplan  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Corporation

Multiplan was an early spreadsheet program developed by Microsoft. Multiplan was released first for computers running CP/M operating system, later for MS-DOS, Xenix, Commodore 64, Texas Instruments TI-99/4A, Radio Shack Model II, Apple II, and Burroughs B-20 series.

Help how to open COL files:

Use Multiplan to open *.col spreadsheet files.

How to convert file with extension COL:

Spreadsheets can be usually converted between various formats, or the data can be extracted and saved in structured text files, such as CSV (Comma Separated Value). Sometimes, export to a generatic database format is also possible.

For general information please read:
Basic info how to convert spreadsheet files

List of software applications associated to the .col file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open col file, edit col file, convert col file, view col file, play col file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the col files.

  • Open col file
  • Save col file
  • Edit col file
  • Create col file
  • Others col file

Software that open col file - Microsoft Multiplan spreadsheet

Click on the link to get more information about Multiplan for open col file action.


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