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.CBL File Extension

File TypeCOBOL Source Code File

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This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

What is a CBL file?

Source code file written in COBOL (COmmon Business-Oriented Language), one of the oldest programming languages still in use; often used for writing programs for business, accounting, and administration; must be compiled by a COBOL compiler for the target system before run.

More Information

Several different standards for COBOL exist, beginning with COBOL-68 and including COBOL-74, COBOL-85, and COBOL 2002. Therefore, you should make sure your text editor and compiler support the appropriate version of COBOL you're using.

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Programs that open CBL files
Windows
File Viewer Plus
IBM COBOL
GnuCOBOL
Alchemy Solutions NetCOBOL
Mac
GnuCOBOL
Linux
TinyCOBOL
GnuCOBOL
Updated 9/18/2015

.CBL Extension Information

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