ANL File Type- The quick facts
What are ANL files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening an ANL 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 ANL file?
ANL files have multiple uses, and SimLife Animal is one of them.
These ANL files contain the game files used in SimLife, a video game that simulates the interaction between life-forms in a virtual environment. You could experiment with plant and animal genetics to see if the new species would survive. This game was released on pc, Mac, and Amiga, a home computer that was popular in the 1980s and 1990s.
How to open ANL files
Important: Different programs may use files with the ANL file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your ANL file is, you may need to try a few different programs.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 7 different ANL openers which you will find listed below.
Last updated: February 24, 2021
More file formats using the ANL extensionThrough our research of ANL files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail, and we would love to hear from you if you have information about either of them.
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Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of ANL files. Remember, different programs may use ANL files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.