ALAC File Type- The quick facts
What are ALAC files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening an ALAC 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 ALAC file?
The ALAC file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the ALAC file type for different types of data.
While we do not yet describe the ALAC file format and its common uses, we do know which programs are known to open these files, as we receive dozens of suggestions from users like yourself every day about specific file types and which programs they use to open them.
We are continually working on adding more file type descriptions to the site, so if you have information about ALAC files that you think will help others, please use the Update Info link below to submit it to us - we'd love to hear from you!
How to open ALAC files
Important: Different programs may use files with the ALAC file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your ALAC file is, you may need to try a few different programs.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 30 different ALAC openers which you will find listed below.
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of ALAC files. Remember, different programs may use ALAC files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.
|GOM Player||User submitted|
|Microsoft Windows Media Player||User submitted|
|BSPlayer Pro||User submitted|
|YouTube to ALLPlayer||User submitted|
|Zoom Player||User submitted|
|Win8 DVD Player||User submitted|
|HP Connected Music||User submitted|
|Media Player Lite||User submitted|
|Ashampoo Media Player||User submitted|
|3nity Media Player - a Windows frontend for MPlayer||User submitted|
|ExMplayer-MPlayer Gui with thumbnail seeking||User submitted|
|MP3 Stream Editor||User submitted|
|Windows Essentials Media Codec Pack||User submitted|
|Kmplayer Plus||User submitted|
|K-Lite Mega Codec Pack||User submitted|