File Extension Library

.DXL File Extension

  • Developer by: IBM
  • Category: Database Files
  • Format: XML

What is an .DXL file?

.DXL file extension is created by IBM. .DXL has been classified as Database Files. The format of .DXL file is XML.

.DXL is Domino XML Language File

XML database file created for Lotus Domino, an enterprise level business collaboration software; may store data from a Lotus Domino database as well as schemas, design elements, views, forms, and documents; provides an export and interchange format for the database.

Domino XML Langauge files allow users to add data and structural components to the database using XML.

List of all softwares that can open the Domino XML Language File
IBM Domino
IBM Lotus Domino Designer
Microsoft XML Notepad
Microsoft Notepad
IBM Lotus Domino Designer
IBM Domino
IBM Lotus Domino Designer
File Type 2 Rational DOORS Script
Developer by: IBM Category: Executable Files Format: Text

Script written in the Rational DOORS Extension Language (DXL), a programming language written to automate and extend the functionality of Rational DOORS; uses syntax similar to the C or C++ languages; can be edited with any text editor or with the DXL Interaction window in Rational DOORS (Tools → Edit DXL).

Rational DOORS is a requirements management tool used for collaboration during the requirements gathering and tracking process.

List of all softwares that can open the Rational DOORS Script
IBM Rational DOORS
Microsoft Notepad

How to Open .DXL file on different platforms

Open .DXL File on Windows

  • Right-click a .DXL
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .DXL file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .DXL files" Press "Ok"

Open .DXL File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .DXL file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .DXL File on Linux

Right click on the .DXL file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .DXL File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .DXL file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .DXL File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .DXL files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .DXL files

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