An xpl file extension is related to X-Plane flight simulation computer game. An xpl file stores plugin.

There are 2 other file types using
the XPL file extension!

empty icon.xpl - LcdStudio configuration playlist

empty icon.xpl - KaZaa music data

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Software that open xpl file

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XPL file extension - X-Plane plug-in

What is xpl file? How to open xpl files?

File type specification:

Plugin, addon file type icon Plugin, addon file type

The xpl file extension is related to X-Plane, one of the most advanced flight simulators, and used for its plug-in files. A plugin is executable code that runs inside X-Plane, extending what X-Plane does.

Plugins are modular, allowing developers to extend the simulator without having to have the source code to the simulator.

The default software associated to open xpl file:

X-Plane icon

Laminar Research logoX-Plane  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Laminar Research

X-Plane is one of the most advanced flight simulators. Welcome to the world of props, jets, single- and multi-engine airplanes, as well as gliders, helicopters and VTOLs such as the V-22 Osprey and AV8-B Harrier.

Help how to open:

These files can be imported to X-Plane.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .xpl 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 .xpl 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 xpl file, edit xpl file, convert xpl file, view xpl file, play xpl file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Software that import xpl file - X-Plane plug-in

Programs supporting the exension xpl on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about X-Plane for import xpl file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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