The File Extensions Database

.CAL File Extension

  • Developer by: Broderbund
  • Category: Page Layout Files

What is an .CAL file?

.CAL is Calendar File

Calendar created by various Broderbund calendar design programs; contains dates and events, separated by months; may also include custom images for each month and user-defined formatting.

Programs that open Calendar File
Broderbund The Print Shop
Broderbund PrintMaster v8 Platinum
Broderbund Calendar Creator
Broderbund The Print Shop for Mac
Broderbund PrintMaster v8 Platinum
File Type 2 3ds Max Pose Adjustment File
Developer by: Autodesk Category: 3D Image Files

File created by 3ds Max, a three-dimensional modeling and animation application; contains adjustment values for a biped's pose created while in the Adjust Talent Pose mode; used for adding pose information to the figure's structure, which is saved in a .FIG file.

NOTE: A biped is a two-footed figure, such as a human character.

Programs that open 3ds Max Pose Adjustment File
Autodesk 3ds Max 2018
File Type 3 CALS Raster Graphic
Category: Raster Image Files

1-bit (black and white) raster image; can be uncompressed or compressed using CCITT group 4 compression; available in Type I and Type II versions, though Type I is more common.

CALS stands for "Continuous Acquisition and Life-cycle Support." The standard was developed by the U.S. Department of Defense as a means to electronically capture military documentation.

Programs that open CALS Raster Graphic
Adobe Photoshop CC 2019
CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2018
Corel PaintShop Pro 2019
ACD Systems Canvas X 2019
Newera Graphics Converter Pro
MaxView MaxReader
Adobe Photoshop CC 2019
File Type 4 CryENGINE Character Animation List
Developer by: Crytek Category: 3D Image Files

File created using the CryENGINE SDK, an application suite used for developing 3D games; saves a list of all animation asset (.CAF) files used for character animation in the game.

NOTE: In CryENGINE 3.3, CAL files were merged with .IK and .SETUP files into a single .CHRPARAMS file to simplify character animation configuration. Therefore, CAL files are no longer used.

Programs that open CryENGINE Character Animation List

How to solve problems with CAL files

  • Associate the CAL file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any CAL file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.CAL files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the CAL file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .CAL is Calendar File. Because only the current version supports the latest CAL file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Broderbund manufacturer website after an available .CAL is Calendar File update.
  • To make sure that your CAL file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.