What is a .QTL File And How To Open It – Apple (Easy Steps)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .qtl extension and you don’t know what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .qtl file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .QTL file?

The .QTL file extension stands for QuickTime Link File. The developer of this file extension is Apple. The file is a video related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .qtl file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .QTL file?

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

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

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .qtl file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Apple QuickTime Player software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .QTL 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 right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Apple QuickTime Player software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .QTL file on Mac

The .qtl file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

1. The first step is to download the Apple QuickTime Player software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .QTL 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: Clicking “Open with”

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

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

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

Still cannot open the .QTL file?

If you are still unable to open the .QTL file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .QTL file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .qtm – Apple, .qtp – Apple, .qtpxcomposition – Apple, .qtr – Apple, .qtx – Apple. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .QTL file with the Apple QuickTime Player program on Windows and Apple QuickTime Player program on Mac.