File Extension Library

.ALE File Extension

  • Developer by: Avid Technology
  • Category: Video Files
  • Format: Text

What are .ALE files and how to open them?

Can't open .ALE 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 .ALE file.

What is a .ALE file extension?

.ALE file extension is created by Avid Technology. .ALE has been classified as Video Files. The format of .ALE file is Text.

.ALE is Avid Log Exchange File

Film database file created in the Avid Log Exchange (ALE) format; saved in a tab-delimited ASCII text format and contains a shot log of film, video, and audio data; used in the process of transferring film data between systems.

ALE files store both the schema (database columns) and the contents of a film database. Example fields may include camera roll identifiers, video track names, shooting dates, start and stop times, soundrolls, and descriptions.

List of all softwares that can open the Avid Log Exchange File
Avid Media Composer
Avid Xpress
Avid Media Composer
Apple Final Cut Pro X

How to fix problems with .ALE files

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