There are 8 other file types using
the CEL file extension!

cel icon.cel - Lumena CEL bitmap image

cel icon.cel - Kiss paper doll data

empty icon.cel - MicroStation cell library

empty icon.cel - Native Instruments Battery drum cell

cel icon.cel - Adobe Audition loop

empty icon.cel - Celestia 3D rendering script

empty icon.cel - Constructor animation

empty icon.cel - Affymetrix probe results

CEL file extension - Autodesk Animator FLIC format

What is cel file? How to open cel files?

File type specification:

Digital video and movie file type icon Digital video and movie file type

The cel file extension is associated with the Autodesk Animator software.

Autodesk Animator animation old format (AutoDesk FLIC format)

FLIC is the format developed by AutoDesk that is designed for storing brief animations. FLIC is limited to images 320 by 200 pixels and allows a palette of 256 colors.

The default software associated to open cel file:

Autodesk Animator picture or screenshot

Autodesk, Inc. logoAutodesk Animator  Microsoft MS-DOS software

Company or developer:
Autodesk, Inc.

Autodesk Animator is a 2D animation and painting program very popular in the late 1980s and the early 1990s. Eventually the development on the product ended and it became no longer supported by Autodesk.

Help how to open:

Use Autodesk Animator to open *.cel files.

How to convert:

Probably can be exported to other formats.

List of software applications associated to the .cel file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open cel file, edit cel file, convert cel file, view cel file, play cel 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 cel files.

Software that open cel file - Autodesk Animator FLIC format

Programs supporting the exension cel on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Autodesk Animator for open cel file action.

Microsoft MS-DOS:

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