The File Extensions Database

.PLAYLIST File Extension

  • Developer by: CyberLink
  • Category: Video Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .PLAYLIST file?

.PLAYLIST is CyberLink PowerDVD Playlist

Video file playlist created by PowerDVD, a software DVD player for Windows; saves references to video clips that can be played by the software; saved in a plain text format and typically named PDVD_MediaDisc.PlayList.

NOTE: Recent versions of PowerDVD save playlists using the .PLS or .M3U formats.

Programs that open CyberLink PowerDVD Playlist
CyberLink PowerDVD 17

How to solve problems with PLAYLIST files

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