File Extension Library

.ALC File Extension

  • Developer by: Ableton
  • Category: Audio Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .ALC files and how to open them?

Can't open .ALC file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .ALC file.

What is a .ALC file extension?

.ALC file extension is created by Ableton. .ALC has been classified as Audio Files. The format of .ALC file is Binary.

.ALC is Ableton Live Clip File

Audio clip file created by Ableton Live, an audio production application; saves an audio segment that was imported and edited in the software; often created when cropping or trimming audio; used for saving custom audio segments.

Ableton Live doesn't create ALC files for every imported audio file. For example, if you import a .WAV file, it will keep the WAV file in its original form. However, if you edit the WAV file and save it to your library, then the software creates a new ALC file.

NOTE: Ableton Live creates .ASD audio metadata files when creating ALC clips. This helps speed up the process of using the audio clip.

List of all softwares that can open the Ableton Live Clip File
Ableton Live
Ableton Live
File Type 2 Dynamics AX Label Description File
Developer by: Microsoft Category: Data Files

Describes a label data (.ALD) file used by Microsoft Dynamics AX, a business management program for mid and large-sized organizations; contains descriptive information about the associated label.

ALC files are also referred to as Application Label Cache and Applications Label Comments files.

Microsoft developed Dynamics AX after acquiring Axtapa Systems.

List of all softwares that can open the Dynamics AX Label Description File
Microsoft Dynamics AX

How to fix problems with .ALC files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .ALC files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .ALC file format
  2. You need to check the .ALC file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)