.HPL File Extension

File Type:
HP-GL Plotter File

Having trouble opening .hpl extension? Don't panic! This page explains what hpl files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open hpl files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a HPL file?

Hpl file extension has HP-GL Plotter file type, developed by Hewlett-Packard, which is associated with the "vector image files" category.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

hpl file icon
File Type:
HP-GL Plotter File
Vector Image Files

How to open HPL file?

Double click the hpl file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .hpl extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the hpl extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

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This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the hpl file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open HPL files

  • Windows Windows
  • MacOS MacOS
    • IMSI TurboCAD Deluxe v9 IMSI TurboCAD Deluxe v9
    • Lemkesoft CADintosh Lemkesoft CADintosh
    • Lemkesoft GraphicConverter Lemkesoft GraphicConverter
    • vhf interservice Cenon vhf interservice Cenon
    • XnViewMP XnViewMP
  • Linux Linux
    • vhf interservice Cenon vhf interservice Cenon

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the hpl file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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