File Extension Library

.APL File Extension

  • Developer by: Matthew T. Ashland
  • Category: Audio Files
  • Format: Text and Binary

What are .APL files and how to open them?

Can't open .APL 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 .APL file.

What is a .APL file extension?

.APL file extension is created by Matthew T. Ashland. .APL has been classified as Audio Files. The format of .APL file is Text and Binary.

.APL is Monkey's Audio Track Information File

Track information file created by Monkey's Audio, a lossless audio compressor; contains metadata for an audio track, including the start and end location of the track within a source .APE file; may also include the artist, album, song name, length, and other track information.

APL files are used to jump to the correct position in an APE audio file. They are also used to display track information while playing music. APL files can be generated from .CUE files using the MakeAPL program, which is bundled with Monkey's Audio.

List of all softwares that can open the Monkey's Audio Track Information File
Monkey's Audio
Nullsoft Winamp with Monkey's Audio plug-in
Microsoft Windows Media Player with K-Lite Codec Pack
File Type 2 ACDSee Plugin File
Developer by: ACD Systems Category: Plugin Files Format: Binary

Plug-in added to ACDSee Photo Manager, an application used for organizing and touching up digital photos; contains functions that extend the capabilities of the software; often used to read digital camera RAW image formats or view file formats from other programs.

List of all softwares that can open the ACDSee Plugin File
ACD Systems ACDSee 2018
File Type 3 ArcPad Layer File
Developer by: ESRI Category: GIS Files Format: Binary

Map layer file used by ArcPad, a mapping tool used to analyze GIS data in the field; stores a subset of map layer properties for an exported ArcGIS map; includes symbology for displaying features, scales, and label expressions for the layer.

ArcPad layer files are used to study GIS data in the field with ArcPad, which runs on Windows mobile platform devices. APL files are exported by the ArcGIS application.

List of all softwares that can open the ArcPad Layer File
ESRI ArcGIS for Desktop

How to fix problems with .APL files

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