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Details of extension .al

1 extension(s) and 1 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .al file?
  • Which program can create the .al file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .al format?
  • What can convert .al files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .al extension?
Autodesk Simulation Mechanical Statistics Summary Data .al file icon

Autodesk Simulation Mechanical Statistics Summary Data

AL file is an Autodesk Simulation Mechanical Statistics Summary Data. Autodesk Simulation Mechanical is a general calculation code using the Finite Element Method (FEM).
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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AutoDesk Softimage Data
Autodesk Softimage Binary Actions Data
Autodesk Softimage Expression Text Data
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A-Law Compressed Audio File .alaw file icon

A-Law Compressed Audio File

ALAW file is an A-Law Compressed Audio File. A-law algorithm is an audio compression scheme defined by Consultative Committee for International Telephony and Telegraphy or CCITT G.711 which constrict 16-bit linear PCM data down to 8 bits of logarithmic data.
Category: Audio files
Application: QuickTime Player
Program name: -
Mime-type: audio/raw
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
al, alw
Related extensions:
Windows Waveform Sound
GSM Audio File
Signed Word Audio File
U-Law Compressed Audio File

Other types of files may also use the .al file extension. If you have helpful information about .al extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Free Pascal Compiled Archive
Adobe Illustrator Drawing
TracerCAD File
GNU Automake Input File
ActionOutline Outline
WebSuite Active Page
Lossless Audio Compressed Data
QEdit Data
Wanderlust Configuration

The .al filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

xl (1), ql (1), ap (1), am (1), ai (1), zl (1), wl (1), la (1), ao (1), ak (1), a1 (1)

Can't open a .al file?

If you want to open a .al file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .al association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android