The File Extensions Database

.RLF File Extension

  • Developer by: ESRI
  • Category: Page Layout Files

What is an .RLF file?

.RLF is ArcGIS Report Layout File

Report template created by ArcGIS Desktop geospatial visualization and analysis software; stores the layout for a report and includes template fields and source data information; used for generating geospatial reports (.RDF files).

RLF files are created with the Report Designer included with ArcGIS Desktop.

Programs that open ArcGIS Report Layout File
ESRI ArcGIS for Desktop

How to solve problems with RLF files

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