The File Extensions Database


.OECL File Extension

  • Developer by: National Instruments Corporation
  • Category: 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files

What is an .OECL file?

.OECL is Open EDA Component Library

The oecl file extension is mainly related to Open EDA Component Library format.

OECL is a file format to describe components used in the manufacture of PCBs. That's where the "EDA component library" parts come in. It describes

  • symbols for schematic capture
  • packages for PCB layout
  • SPICE simulation models
  • ordering and obsolescence information
  • and components

How to open:

These files might be imported to Multisim program.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

How to solve problems with OECL files

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