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XVL File Extension

EXtensible Virtual World Description Language Document
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    Lattice Technology, Inc.
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What is XVL file?

Full format name of files that use XVL extension is EXtensible Virtual World Description Language Document. EXtensible Virtual World Description Language Document format was developed by Lattice Technology, Inc.. XVL file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. Files with XVL extension are categorized as 3D Image Files files. The 3D Image Files subset comprises 622 various file formats. The most popular software that supports XVL files is XVL Player. XVL Player software was developed by Lattice Technology, Inc., and on its official website you may find more information about XVL files or the XVL Player software program.

Programs which support XVL file extension

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

Programs that support XVL file

Windows Windows

How to open file with XVL extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening XVL files on given system. What is important, all common issues related to files with XVL extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.

Step 1. Download and install XVL Player

Install software to open XVL file The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports XVL files installed on the system. To address this issue, go to the XVL Player developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support XVL files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. If you want to download XVL Player installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Lattice Technology, Inc. website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Check the version of XVL Player and update if needed

Update software that support file extension XVLIf you already have XVL Player installed on your systems and XVL files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. This can be one of the causes why XVL files are not compatible with XVL Player. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using XVL Player.

Step 3. Associate EXtensible Virtual World Description Language Document files with XVL Player

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate XVL files with latest version of XVL Player you have installed on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Associate software with XVL file on Windows

Change the default application in Windows

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

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • Right-click the XVL file and select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with XVL extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Verify that the XVL is not faulty

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

Check XVL file for viruses
1. Check the XVL file for viruses or malware

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the XVL 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. XVL file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Verify that the XVL file’s structure is intact

If you obtained the problematic XVL file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. It could happen the the download process of file with XVL extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the EXtensible Virtual World Description Language Document file again.

4. Check whether your system can handle XVL Player

If the systems has insufficient resources to open XVL files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

5. Check if you have the latest updates to the operating system and drivers

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with EXtensible Virtual World Description Language Document file. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with XVL files affecting older versions of given software.

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