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PLL File Extension

CA Clipper 5 Prelinked Library
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    Grafx Software Development Tools
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What is PLL file?

PLL is a file extension commonly associated with CA Clipper 5 Prelinked Library files. CA Clipper 5 Prelinked Library specification was created by Grafx Software Development Tools. Files with PLL extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. PLL file belongs to the Misc Files category just like 6033 other filename extensions listed in our database. The most popular software that supports PLL files is CA-Clipper. Software named CA-Clipper was created by Grafx Software Development Tools. In order to find more detailed information on the software and PLL files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support PLL file extension

The following listing features PLL-compatible programs. PLL files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support PLL file

Windows Windows

How to open file with PLL extension?

Problems with accessing PLL may be due to various reasons. What is important, all common issues related to files with PLL extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Get the CA-Clipper

Install software to open PLL file The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening PLL files is that no program that can handle PLL files is installed on user’s system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download CA-Clipper and install it on your device. On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. The safest method of downloading CA-Clipper installed is by going to developer’s website (Grafx Software Development Tools) and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Update CA-Clipper to the latest version

Update software that support file extension PLLIf the problems with opening PLL files still occur even after installing CA-Clipper, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of CA-Clipper is available. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. This can be one of the causes why PLL files are not compatible with CA-Clipper. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using CA-Clipper.

Step 3. Assign CA-Clipper to PLL files

After installing CA-Clipper (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open PLL files. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Associate software with PLL file on Windows

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the PLL file
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where CA-Clipper is installed, check the Always use this app to open PLL files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button
Associate software with PLL file on Mac

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with PLL extension, select Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with PLL extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Verify that the PLL is not faulty

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the PLL file in question. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

Check PLL file for viruses
1. The PLL may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the PLL file hinders attempts to open it. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. PLL file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

If the PLL 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. It could happen the the download process of file with PLL extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Make sure that the system has sufficient resources to run CA-Clipper

The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support PLL files. Close all running programs and try opening the PLL file.

5. Ensure that you have the latest drivers and system updates and patches installed

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with CA Clipper 5 Prelinked Library files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It may be the case that the PLL files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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