File Extension Library

.ZDL File Extension

  • Developer by: Avery Dennison
  • Category: Page Layout Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .ZDL files and how to open them?

Can't open .ZDL file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .ZDL file.

What is a .ZDL file extension?

.ZDL file extension is created by Avery Dennison. .ZDL has been classified as Page Layout Files. The format of .ZDL file is Binary.

.ZDL is Avery DesignPro Label File

A ZDL file contains a label created by Avery DesignPro, a program that allows users to create printable labels. It stores information about a label, which includes the size and layout of the label, graphics, bar codes, shapes, lines, and text. ZDL files are used to create labels for mail, CDs, business cards, dividers, greeting cards, and t-shirts.

ZDL file open in Avery Design & Print 8

ZDL files are similar to .ZDP and .ZDS files, which are also used by DesignPro for storing label data. However, ZDL files are created by DesignPro 5.0, while ZDP files are created by DesignPro 3.5 - 4.0 and ZDS files are created by DesignPro 5.1 and later.

You can create and open ZDL files with DesignPro. However, DesignPro was discontinued and replaced by Design & Print, which can also be used to open ZDL files. After opening a ZDL file in Design & Print, you can save it as an .AVERY file, which is the main file type associated with Design & Print.

List of all softwares that can open the Avery DesignPro Label File
Avery DesignPro
Avery Design & Print
Avery Design & Print

How to fix problems with .ZDL files

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