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.XEL File Extension

File TypeExpression Encoder Live Encoding File

DeveloperMicrosoft
Popularity
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CategoryVideo Files
FormatXML

XML

This file is saved in an XML format. You can view the XML structure and contents of the file in a text editor.

What is a XEL file?

Settings file created by Expression Encoder, a video transcoding application included with Microsoft Expression Studio; stores the presets for a live video encoding session and includes references to the source media as well as the transcoding settings for each file; saved in an XML format.

More Information

Live encodings are performed while video is streaming. For example, a XEL file can save settings for encoding a live webcast into a video stream or file. Live encodings differ from encoding jobs, which are saved in the .XEJ format.

NOTE: Expression Encoder is available for free or as part of Microsoft Expression Studio.

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Programs that open XEL files
Updated 12/2/2011

About XEL Files

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