ACL file format description
Many people share .acl files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .acl file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .acl files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.acl - Microsoft Office AutoCorrect List
The ACL data files are related to Microsoft Office Word. ACL file is a Microsoft Office AutoCorrect List. The AutoCorrect (ACL) file is used to correct commonly misspelled words as they are being typed.
- Microsoft Office Word
- Data files
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- Microsoft Office AutoCorrect List related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .acl file extension. Even harmful programs can create .acl files. Be especially cautious with .acl files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .acl file?
When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:
Windows can't open this file:
To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.
To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .acl file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
ac, aci, ack, acm, aco, acp, adl, afl, al, alc, asl, avl, axl, cal, cl
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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