RLA File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a RLA file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .RLA files.

What is a RLA file?

A .RLA file is an Alias Wavefront Raster bitmap file. Through our analysis of RLA files, we know that one use of the format is Alias Wavefront Raster bitmap. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open RLA 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 RLA for different purposes.

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

Suggest another file format using extension RLA

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

Various viewers for this file format

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

Free File ViewerFree File ViewerUser submitted
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Ashampoo Photo CommanderAshampoo Photo CommanderUser submitted
Photomania DeluxePhotomania DeluxeUser submitted
ImagineImagineUser submitted
ABViewerABViewerUser submitted
ImageMagickImageMagickUser submitted
Ashampoo Photo Commander FREEAshampoo Photo Commander FREEUser submitted
HanSeeHanSeeUser submitted
XnViewXnViewUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with RLA-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 RLA-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!