File Extension Library

.ERL File Extension

  • Developer by: Ericsson
  • Category: Developer Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .ERL file?

.ERL file extension is created by Ericsson. .ERL has been classified as Developer Files. The format of .ERL file is Text.

.ERL is Erlang Source Code File

Source code file written in Erlang, a programming language used for building scalable real-time systems for banking, e-commerce, instant messaging, and computer telephony; can be compiled and run from the Erlang shell.

The Erlang language is useful for writing distributed, fault-tolerant, and concurrent applications. It was originally developed by Ericsson for use in its company data communication systems.

List of all softwares that can open the Erlang Source Code File
File Viewer Plus
Microsoft Notepad
MacroMates TextMate
File Type 2 GameGuard Error Log File
Developer by: nProtect Category: Misc Files

File generated by GameGuard, a Windows program that optimizes system performance for gaming; generated each time GameGuard runs and may include performance metrics, error reports, and detected virus information; should be sent to GameGuard support when issues with the software arise.

NOTE: GameGuard creates ERL files for games that it manages. It creates them within a folder named GameGuard within the game installation directory.

List of all softwares that can open the GameGuard Error Log File
nProtect GameGuard

How to Open .ERL file on different platforms

Open .ERL File on Windows

  • Right-click a .ERL
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .ERL file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .ERL files" Press "Ok"

Open .ERL File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .ERL file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .ERL File on Linux

Right click on the .ERL file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .ERL File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .ERL file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .ERL File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .ERL files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .ERL files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .ERL files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .ERL file format
  2. You need to check the .ERL file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)