The File Extensions Database


.EL8 File Extension

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

What is an .EL8 file?

.EL8 is Easy-PhotoPrint EX disc label/cover data

The el8 file extension is used for graphic files created with the Easy-PhotoPrint EX software that is bundled to several CANON devices, such as Canon PIXMA iP4600 Photo Printer or Canon Pixma MP550 Printer/Scanner.

The el8 file contains saved disc label/cover.


How to open:

You can work with these files in Easy-PhotoPrint EX, free utility bundled with Canon devices.

How to convert:

Unfortunately, we do not know about any possible conversion for *.el8 file at this time.

How to solve problems with EL8 files

  • Associate the EL8 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any EL8 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.EL8 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the EL8 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 .EL8 is Easy-PhotoPrint EX disc label/cover data. Because only the current version supports the latest EL8 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Canon Inc. manufacturer website after an available .EL8 is Easy-PhotoPrint EX disc label/cover data update.
  • To make sure that your EL8 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.