The CL file extension is related to the QIP an instant messaging client for Microsoft Windows, Android and iOS operating systems. The *.cl file stores contact list.

There are 3 other file types using
the CL file extension!

empty - Common Lisp programming language source code

empty - IconUtils mouse cursor library

empty - CLwin project file

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CL file extension - QIP contact list file

What is cl file? How to open cl files?

File type specification:

Settings, options, themes or skins file type icon Settings, options, themes or skins file type

cl file icon: cl filetype icon

The CL file extension is associated with the QIP messenger. QIP is instant messaging client for ICQ Oscar protocol developed in Russia. The CL file extension is used by QIP messenger to store ICQ contact (Names, ICQ numbers, telephone numbers, any other personal information etc.) on local computer. These information are also stored on ICQ servers under users' ICQ accounts.

The QIP contact list is stored in simple text file format. You can use any text editor to view content of contact list.

The default software associated to open cl file:

QIP icon

Ilgam Zulkorneev logoQIP  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Ilgam Zulkorneev

QIP (Quiet Internet Pager) is a freeware program for online communication. It`s one of the most popular instant messengers. It is used by many thousands of users.

Help how to open:

Use any text editor (Notepad, Notepad++, TextEdit, gedit etc.) to open the QIP contact list file.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .cl file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of software applications associated to the .cl 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 cl file, edit cl file, convert cl file, view cl file, play cl 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 cl files.

Programs that can create cl file - QIP contact list file

Programs supporting the exension cl on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about QIP for create cl file action.

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