What are ACL files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening an ACL file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.
What is an ACL file?
An .ACL file is an Office AutoCorrect List file.
These ACL files contain the list of corrections created by the Microsoft Office autocorrect feature. This feature allows you to get rid of spelling mistakes or even finish your sentences for you. You can access the AutoCorrect options list to set your preferred autocorrects that should happen. You could set up automation like changing "=web" to a specific website link. This can help with email automation.
You usually do not need to edit or view these files, as they only contain information usable by the software program that uses them.
Last updated: January 19, 2022
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of ACL files. Remember, different programs may use ACL files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.
Help us help others
File.org helps thousands of users every day, and we would love to hear from you if you have additional information about ACL file formats, example files, or compatible programs. Please use the links below or email us at email@example.com to discuss further.