ALX File - opening and understanding
Did your computer fail to open an ALX file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .ALX files.
What is an ALX file?
Files that contain the .alx file extension are Application Loader files. These files are created in the XML format and contain information about applications that are to be installed on a BlackBerry mobile device.
The ALX file format is used by the BlackBerry Desktop Manager and contains data that pertains to the computer location of the file you wish to install on your BlackBerry device.
The Alpha Five database software also uses the .alx file suffix. This software application uses the .alx file extension for database information files that are used by the program.
The .alx file extension is also used for Active X layout control files. These files contain HTML that is embedded into associated website pages.
How to open ALX files
You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension ALX for different purposes.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 8 different ALX openers which you will find listed below.
Suggest another file format using extension ALX
While we know of one file format using the .ALX file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .ALX file.
Various viewers for this file format
These apps are known to open certain types of ALX files. Remember, different programs may use ALX files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.