AXL file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.axl - ArcIMS Designer Viewer Configuration

The AXL configuration files are related to ArcIMS Designer. The AXL file is an ArcIMS Designer Viewer Configuration. ArcIMS Designer is a wizard-driven application that guides you through the Web site design process. Default.axl is a special viewer configuration file that is output by ArcIMS Designer when an ArcIMS Java Viewer is created.

ArcIMS Designer
Configuration files
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ArcIMS Designer Viewer Configuration related extensions:
VMware Virtual Disk Template
Javelin Configuration
MemMaker Configuration Backup File
Foobar2000 Equalizer Preset
TaskMerlin Personal Configuration
BPM Studio Equalizer Presets Data

.axl - ASCET Compressed Model Data

The AXL development files are related to ASCET. The AXL file is an ASCET Compressed Model Data. ASCET is a development environment.

Development files
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ASCET Compressed Model Data related extensions:
ASCET XML Model Description
ASCET Binary Export Data

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

Can't open a .axl 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.

The .axl file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

aal, acl, adl, al, alx, asl, ax, axi, axm, axp, azl, qxl, wxl, xal, xl

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Open XAL Configuration
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AppGini v3 Project
Microsoft Excel Worksheet
DirectShow Filter Plugin

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

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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