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Informations about the ETL filename extension and the file formats associated with it

We collected the information you should know about the .etl filename on this page. If you were sent a(n) .etl file in an e-mail, but you don’t know what to do with it, then you can find help here. We strive to suggest free, open-source applications that are available to everyone for the file formats.

1 filename extension(s) are in our database

.etl - Windows Event Trace Log

The ETL file is a Other file, which is connected to the Windows Event Trace Log according to our registry. With the adequate settings, the Windows Event Trace Log (.etl) files can be opened or converted with the help of LogMan.

Format description:
ETL format
Magic string:
- / -
Related links:
Related extensions:
Windows Binary Performance Log

Important! Programs other than the ones listed above may also use the .etl file extension. Even harmful programs can create files with the .etl extension to store data in them. Always be careful with .etl files coming from unknown sources. Don’t open executable files that arrived in mails, even if you know the sender.

The .etl file can’t be opened on your computer?

If the program necessary for opening the .etl file is installed properly on your computer, then the quickest and simplest way to open the .etl file is to double-click on the file’s name. If that doesn’t work, then the right software probably isn’t installed on your computer.

While opening the .etl file, you may receive an error message from the associated application, this can be caused by the following:

Incorrectly given .etl extension

The .etl filename extension can be given incorrectly sometimes. The cause of the error could be a mistake or a simple typo. We found the following incorrectly given filename extensions that are the most frequent in the case of .etl files.

wtl, dtl, tel, rtl, etp, etk, et1, erl, el, efl, tl, stl, ftl, eto, eti

Maybe you’re not even looking for the .etl file extension?

It’s possible the the file’s extension was given incorrectly. Below, we list some filename extensions that are similar to the .etl extension. It’s possible that the one you’re looking for is among them.

Weintek HMI Data Log File
Macromedia Fireworks Style Library
Visual Studio Enterprise Template Object
Erlang Source Code
eTreppid Audio Data
Encryptafile Encrypted File

Associated applications

The Windows operating system stores information about the applications associated to the file extensions in the registry database. The associations can be queried or modified in the Command Prompt window with the "assoc" command.

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