.ZPL File Extension
File Type 1Zoom Player Playlist
What is a ZPL file?
The ZPL playlist format is used by Zoom Player, a DVD and media player for Windows designed to work with home entertainment systems. It is saved in a text format that uses custom tags to define information about each item in the playlist.
The ZPL playlist format includes the tags below. All the tags except the AC, NM, and BR! tags are optional.
- AC - Active file (the last one to be played)
- NM - Filename
- DR - File duration in seconds
- TT - File description
- TG - File genre
- TR - Track number
- TL - File language
- TA - Artist name
- TB - Album name
- TY - Production year
- TH - Author's name
- TE - File's encoder
- TC - Comments
- TU - File URL
- TO - Copyright information
- FD - Forced duration (for slideshows)
- BR! - End of file
File Type 2Zune Playlist
.ZPL File Association 2
Audio or video playlist created by Zune, a multimedia application for Windows; saved in an XML format and contains references to playlist items, such as songs or movies; allows user to organize playlists by genres or favorites.
By default, ZPL files are saved to the following directory:
NOTE: Zune also refers to a multimedia mobile device. The Zune desktop software can interface with Zune devices.