CRL is a file extension commonly associated with Certificate Revocation List Format files. Files with CRL extension may be used by programs distributed for Linux, Mac OS, Windows platform. CRL file belongs to the Web Files category just like 190 other filename extensions listed in our database. Users are advised to use NetScaler software for managing CRL files, although 4 other programs can also handle this type of file.
The following list contains programs grouped by 3 operating systems that support CRL files. CRL files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.
There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening CRL files on given system. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to Certificate Revocation List Format files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.
The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports CRL files installed on the system. The most obvious solution is to download and install NetScaler or one to the listed programs: OpenSSL. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support CRL files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. The safest method of downloading NetScaler installed is by going to developer’s website () and downloading the software using provided links.
If the problems with opening CRL files still occur even after installing NetScaler, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of NetScaler is available. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. If you have an older version of NetScaler installed, it may not support CRL format. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using NetScaler.
If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate CRL files with latest version of NetScaler you have installed on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent
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You closely followed the steps listed in points 1-3, but the problem is still present? You should check whether the file is a proper CRL file. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.
Should it happed that the CRL is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Scan the CRL file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the CRL file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.
If the CRL file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. It is possible that the file has not been properly copied to a data storage and is incomplete and therefore cannot be opened. If the CRL file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.
Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the Certificate Revocation List Format file.
The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support CRL files. Close all running programs and try opening the CRL file.
Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with Certificate Revocation List Format files and ensure security of your device and operating system. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle CRL files.
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