LOCAL File Type

- The quick facts

What are LOCAL files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a LOCAL 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 a LOCAL file?

Files with the .local extension are most commonly associated with the Delphi programming language. The LOCAL files override the settings for Delphi project files. The files are normally used by software developers to override certain project settings.

The .local file extension is also used for Xset setup program bin files.

How to open LOCAL files

Important: Different programs may use files with the LOCAL file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your LOCAL file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different LOCAL openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: January 25, 2022

Suggest another file format using extension LOCAL

While we know of one file format using the .LOCAL 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 .LOCAL file.

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of LOCAL files. Remember, different programs may use LOCAL files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

Stuffit ExpanderStuffit ExpanderUser submitted
progeCAD ProfessionalprogeCAD ProfessionalUser submitted
Flash Movie PlayerFlash Movie PlayerUser submitted
progeCAD Professional EnglishprogeCAD Professional EnglishUser submitted
TimetableTimetableUser submitted
SingularLogic Report ViewerSingularLogic Report ViewerUser submitted
Embarcadero RadPHP XE2Embarcadero RadPHP XE2User submitted
Any Video Converter FreeAny Video Converter FreeUser submitted
Legend - Legacy Of The DragonsLegend - Legacy Of The DragonsUser submitted
FuturaFuturaUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with LOCAL-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with LOCAL-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!