Updated: 04/26/2017 by Computer Hope

CPL may refer to any of the following:

CPL in white lettering on pink background.

1. Short for Combined Programming Language, CPL is a programming language developed in the early 1960s by the University of Cambridge and the University of London. Later this programming language was replaced with BCPL.

2. The .cpl is a computer file extension for the Windows Control Panel icons. For example, entering sysdm.cpl from the Windows Run box opens the System Properties window.

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