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.IDL File Extension

File TypeInterface Definition Language File

DeveloperMicrosoft
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CategoryDeveloper Files
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File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

What is an IDL file?

Source code file created using the Microsoft Interface Definition Language (MIDL); contains interface and type library definitions; used for defining interfaces between client and server applications; also used for generating type libraries (.TLB files) for OLE automation.

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Programs that open IDL files
Windows
Microsoft Visual Studio 2017
Microsoft Platform SDK
Updated 7/8/2010

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