ALX file format description

Many people often share .alx files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .alx files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .alx files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .alx files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .alx file format.

4 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.alx - Application Loader XML

The ALX data files are related to BlackBerry Desktop Software. The ALX file is a BlackBerry Application Loader XML. ALX is a description file containing the list of all files that need to be installed.

Application:BlackBerry Desktop Software
Category:Data files
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Application Loader XML related extensions:

  • pdd Medtronic Programmer Data
  • vfl Broderbund PrintMaster Clipart Library
  • raq Cobalt RAQ Backup Data
  • txf PTC Creo Cutting Tool Transfer Data
  • rws Retina Wireless Scanner
  • stf Spanish Whiz Data

.alx - Alpha Five Script Data

The ALX development files are related to Alpha Five. The ALX file is an Alpha Five Script Data. Alpha Five is a beginner friendly application development environment.

Application:Alpha Five
Category:Development files
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Alpha Five Script Data related extensions:

  • lgo MSWLogo Program Design
  • il Cadence SKILL File
  • scex Modgen Scenarion Data
  • ixx Modula-3 Linker Information Data
  • ll Xilinx ISE ASCII Logic Allocation Data
  • msd Xilinx ISE BitGen Mask Information

.alx - ActiveX Layout Control Data

The ALX development files are related to Microsoft Visual Studio. The ALX file is an ActiveX Layout Control Data. ActiveX is a deprecated software framework created by Microsoft that adapts its earlier Component Object Model (COM) and Object Linking and Embedding (OLE).

Application:Microsoft Visual Studio
Category:Development files
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ActiveX Layout Control Data related extensions:

  • tpy TwinCAT PLC Project Variables
  • cba Creative BASIC Source Code
  • sgpsc SGP Baltie Scene
  • seam Seam Framework Java Servlet
  • trc True BASIC Compiled Program
  • scm CLEO Compiled Script

.ald - Aldfaer Genealogy Data

The ALD data files are related to Aldfaer. The ALD file is an Aldfaer Genealogy Data. Aldfaer is a freeware genealogy software which has been developed by a group of Dutch volunteers.

Category:Data files
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Aliases:aldf, alx

Aldfaer Genealogy Data related extensions:

  • ald Aldfaer Genealogy Data
  • asj Aldfaer Data File

Be careful.

It is important to understand that the .alx file extension is not limited to a particular set of applications. Other programs besides the intended ones can also use the .alx extension to create files. This includes potentially harmful programs or malware that may generate .alx files for various purposes. Be especially cautious with .alx files coming from untrusted or unknown sources.

Can't open a .alx 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 an extension, you receive the following message:

Select an app to open this .alx file

To set the .alx file association in Windows 11, you can follow these steps

  1. Open the Settings app by clicking on the Start menu and selecting the gear icon.
  2. In the Settings app, click on System and then select Apps from the left-hand side menu.
  3. Scroll down and click on the Default apps option.
  4. Under the Default apps section, you will find various categories such as Email, Web browser, and Music player.
  5. Locate the category that matches the file type you want to associate, such as Photos for image files or Video player for video files.
  6. Click on the current default app listed under the category. A list of available apps will appear.
  7. Choose the app you want to set as the default for that file type. If the desired app is not listed, click on More apps to see additional options or click on Look for an app in the Microsoft Store to search for apps in the Store.
  8. After selecting the app, it will become the default choice for opening files of that type.

It's worth mentioning that you don't always need to set .alx file association. Many applications can open .alx files without requiring any specific file association to be set.

The .alx file extension is often given incorrectly

Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. Our goal in providing this list is to help users find the right information more easily and enhance their overall search experience on our website.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

aix, al, ala, alc, ald, als, alz, amx, apx, ax, axl, lax, lx, wlx, xlx

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .alx filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.

Filename extensions similar to .alx:

Operating systems

At, we strive to provide a seamless user experience by ensuring compatibility with a wide range of operating systems. The following is a comprehensive list of the operating systems currently supported by

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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