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ALAN file format description

Many people share .alan files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .alan file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .alan files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.alan - Alan v3 Source Code

ALAN file is an Alan v3 Source Code. Alan is a tool for creating works of Interactive Fiction, a.k.a text adventures. It is easy to use. It's focus has always been on the authoring aspects.

.alan file format description:
ALAN format
Application:
Alan IF
Category:
Development files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
Alan v3 Source Code related extensions:
.a3c
Alan v3 Adventure Code
.a3r
Alan v3 Resource File
.ala
Alan IF Document

Naturally, other applications may also use the .alan file extension. Even harmful programs can create .alan files. Be especially cautious with .alan files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .alan 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:

example.alan

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.

The .alan file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

aan, lan, ala, aln

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

.aan
Avid Pro Tools Analysis Data
.ala
Alan IF Document
.aln
ClustalW2 Alignment Data
.lan
ERDAS LAN

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