What is a .KPL File And How To Open It – Krita

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .kpl extension, but you have never seen this extension before? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .kpl file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .KPL file?

The file extension .KPL is from Krita Color Palette.This file extension was developed by Krita. The file has the zip format, and it is a settings related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .kpl file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .KPL file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .KPL file on various operating systems.

How to open a .KPL file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

To open the .kpl file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Krita software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Krita software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .KPL file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Krita software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .KPL file on Mac

To open the .kpl file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Krita software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Krita.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .KPL file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Krita software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .KPL file on Linux

To open the .kpl file on Linux, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Krita software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use Krita software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .KPL file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Krita software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .KPL file?

If you are still unable to open the .KPL file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .KPL file.kpl – The Phrogram Company, .kpl – Brilliant Digital Entertainment. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .KPL file with the Krita program on Windows, Krita program on Mac and Krita software on Linux.