A jrl file extension is related to the BioWare Aurora engine used by Neverwinter Nights video game. A jrl file contains journal data.

There is one other file type using
the JRL file extension!

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JRL file extension - BioWare Aurora game engine journal data

What is jrl file? How to open jrl files?

File type specification:

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The jrl file extension is used by Bioware's Aurora Engine. A Journal is system of keeping track of where a player is in each plot that the player has started, and a way of describing the current step of each plot to the player.

Journal information is stored in the module.jrl file in a module or savegame. This file uses BioWare's Generic File Format (GFF), and it is assumed that the reader of this document is familiar with GFF.

The default software associated to open jrl file:

Neverwinter Nights icon

BioWare logoNeverwinter Nights  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

Neverwinter Nights is a third-person role-playing video game developed by BioWare and published by Infogrames in 2002. The game is set in the Forgotten Realms campaign setting and is based on third edition Dungeons & Dragons rules. The story puts player at the center of an epic tale of faith, war, and betrayal.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .jrl 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 recommended software applications associated to the .jrl file extension

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and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open jrl file, edit jrl file, convert jrl file, view jrl file, play jrl file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with jrl file - BioWare Aurora game engine journal data

Click on the software link for more information about Neverwinter Nights. Neverwinter Nights uses jrl file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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