|File Type||Windows Control Panel Item|
|File Format||Standard (developed by Microsoft)|
|Usage||Open manually; may be referenced by an application|
|Popularity||★ ★ ★ ★ ★ Popular|
Control panel item, such as Displays, Mouse, Sound, or Networking, used by the Windows operating system; stored in the "Windows\ System" folder and are loaded automatically when the Windows Control Panel is opened.
Since CPL files are referenced by the Windows operating system, they should not be opened manually.
|Published||April 16, 2009|