The File Extensions Database


.L64 File Extension

  • Category: Emulator Files

What is an .L64 file?

.L64 is 64LAN image

The l64 file extension is associated with the 64LAN, a tool that gives C64 access to files on PC hard disk. It uses a custom file format extension L64,  which  contains  the original C64 filename and attributes.

The 64LAN seems to be obsolete product.

This l64 file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.


How to open:

Use compatible tools to work with *.l64 files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .l64 file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to solve problems with L64 files

  • Associate the L64 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any L64 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.L64 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the L64 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 .L64 is 64LAN image. Because only the current version supports the latest L64 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the manufacturer website after an available .L64 is 64LAN image update.
  • To make sure that your L64 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.