The File Extensions Database

.ALI File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Data Files

What is an .ALI file?

.ALI is Dynamics AX Label Index File

Index of label (.ALD) files used by Microsoft Dynamics AX business management software; contains all label values, arranged by language.

Microsoft developed Dynamics AX after acquiring Axtapa Systems.

Programs that open Dynamics AX Label Index File
Microsoft Dynamics AX
File Type 2 RoboHelp Alias File
Developer by: Adobe Systems Category: Data Files Format: Text

File created by RoboHelp, a program used for creating Windows help documentation; saved in a plain text format and contains mappings of aliases to help files in the format, ID_MyForm=Form.htm; saved as part of the overall help project (.XPJ file).

RoboHelp aliases integrate with the Windows Context-Sensitive Help API, which allows programmers to call up help documents from the program code using the alias IDs.

Programs that open RoboHelp Alias File
Adobe RoboHelp

How to solve problems with ALI files

  • Associate the ALI file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any ALI file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.ALI files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the ALI file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .ALI is Dynamics AX Label Index File. Because only the current version supports the latest ALI file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Microsoft manufacturer website after an available .ALI is Dynamics AX Label Index File update.
  • To make sure that your ALI file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.