The File Extensions Database


.EL6 File Extension

  • Developer by: Canon Inc.
  • Category: Graphics Files

What is an .EL6 file?

.EL6 is Easy-PhotoPrint EX Photo Print file

File extension el6 is used for graphic files created with the Easy-PhotoPrint EX software that is bundled to several CANON printers, such as Canon PIXMA iP4600 Photo Printer or Canon Pixma MP550 Printer/Scanner and other models. Most likely common Epson format.

The typical el6 file contains photo print graphics data and other data related to printing the document properly.


How to open:

You can work with these files using Canon Easy-PhotoPrint X program.

How to convert:

Probably can be exported or saved to some common graphics format like JPEG.

How to solve problems with EL6 files

  • Associate the EL6 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any EL6 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.EL6 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the EL6 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 .EL6 is Easy-PhotoPrint EX Photo Print file. Because only the current version supports the latest EL6 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Canon Inc. manufacturer website after an available .EL6 is Easy-PhotoPrint EX Photo Print file update.
  • To make sure that your EL6 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.