The File Extensions Database

.DXL File Extension

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

What is an .DXL file?

.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.

Programs that open 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.

Programs that open Rational DOORS Script
IBM Rational DOORS
Microsoft Notepad

How to solve problems with DXL files

  • Associate the DXL file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any DXL file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.DXL files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the DXL 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 .DXL is Domino XML Language File. Because only the current version supports the latest DXL file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the IBM manufacturer website after an available .DXL is Domino XML Language File update.
  • To make sure that your DXL file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.