.YDL File Extension

Silicon Graphics
File Type:
PowerFlip YAODL 3D Image File

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

What is a YDL file?

Ydl file extension has PowerFlip YAODL 3D Image file type, developed by Silicon Graphics, which is associated with the "3d image files" category.

Typically applied by PowerFlip, the file defines properties of a 3D object. It also contains texture coordinates, polygons, NURBS, etc. The file provides support for colors for vertices, objects, and facets.

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

ydl file icon
Silicon Graphics
File Type:
PowerFlip YAODL 3D Image File
3D Image Files

How to open YDL file?

Double click the ydl 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 .ydl 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 ydl 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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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the ydl 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 YDL files

  • Windows Windows
    • SGI PowerFlip SGI PowerFlip
  • Linux Linux
    • SGI PowerFlip SGI PowerFlip

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 ydl file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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