Affymetrix Probe Results Format
If you need to edit the CEL file, one of the safest methods is to download and install the software dedicated to working with CEL files. Using tools such as CEL Online Editors gives less editing possibilities than software adapted to work with the CEL file format.
Remember, that not all of the mentioned programs will allow you to edit the CEL file. Click here for more information on CEL file extension
This is definitely the surest way. Use any of the programs that support the CEL file to check if it allows you to edit the file. You will avoid the danger of virus installation if you download the software from the software developer 's website. Links to the websites of software producers can be found on the software subpages. List of sample programs supporting the CEL file below.
And here is the full list of programs supporting the CEL file
Most of the file formats are simply text format saved under a different extension - so you can open them e.g. with Windows Notepad However, such manual editing of the CEL file or any other file may result in damage to the file. If you make inappropriate changes and save the file, it may happen that you do not reopen the CEL file.. For this reason, try to use software created to edit CEL files.
It is actually certain that one of the applications working with files in the CEL format will be able to edit the file. However, if for some reason you did not find this option, you can try using tools prepared by external websites. Below we found websites that help in editing CEL files.
Free Online File Edit Service
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