An unl file extension is related to Garmin MapSource GPS software for create, view, and edit waypoints, routes, and tracks. An unl file contains unlock codes used for restore maps from backup.

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

empty icon.unl - Informix binary file

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UNL file extension - Garmin MapSource unlock file

What is unl file? How to open unl files?

File type specification:

GIS, GPS navigation and map file type icon GIS, GPS navigation and map file type

The unl file extension s associated with MapSource application able to create, view, and edit waypoints, routes, and tracks on computer and transfer them to Garmin navigation device.

The unl file stores unlock codes used for restore maps from backup to Garmin GPS device.

The default software associated to unl file type:

MapSource icon

Garmin Ltd. logo MapSource  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Garmin Ltd.

MapSource is navigation software that is able to plan and organize trips. MapSource is included when you purchase a Garmin map product on DVD or CD.

Help how to open UNL files:

The unl file is used for internal purposes of Garmin MapSource.

How to convert file with extension UNL:

As far as we know, this .unl 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.

Related links:

Garmin website

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

  • Create unl file
  • Others unl file

Programs that can create unl file - Garmin MapSource unlock file

Click on the link to get more information about MapSource for create unl file action.

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