An rtl file extension is related to the HP Raster Transfer Language bitmap file format developed by Hewlett-Packard. An .rtl file stores bitmap image.

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

empty icon.rtl - Text file

empty icon.rtl - Runtime library

rtl icon.rtl - Yahoo! Instant Messenger ringtone settings file

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RTL file extension - HP Raster Transfer Language bitmap image

What is rtl file? How to open rtl files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

The rtl file extension is associated with the HP Raster Transfer Language (HP color printers). The HP Raster Transfer Language RTL file contains bitmap image stored in proprietary HP Raster Transfer Language bitmap file format.

HP Raster Transfer Language is used by by various plotters and printers, to produce plotted or printed output from those devices.

HP Raster Transport Language is similar to Hewlett-Packard’s PCL printer language. However some commands of HP RTL language are different.

The default software associated to open rtl file:

ViewCompanion Standard picture or screenshot

ViewCompanion Standard  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Software Companions

ViewCompanion Standard is used to view and print HPGL, HPGL/2 and HP-RTL files generated by CAD application or plotter driver.

Help how to open:

Use ViewCompanion to view content of HP Raster Transfer Language bitmap image files.

How to convert:

Use ViewCompanion to convert HP Raster Transfer Language bitmap image files to any other graphics file format.

Find conversions from rtl file:

rtl to png

rtl to tif

rtl to tiff

File identification strings:

HEX code: 1B 45 1B 25 30 42 42 50 31 2C 22 62 69 74 6D 61 70
ASCII code: .E.%0BBP1

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

rtl file viewer - programs that view rtl file - HP Raster Transfer Language bitmap image

Programs supporting the exension rtl on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about ViewCompanion Standard for view rtl file action.

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