.APL File Extension

Matthew T. Ashland
File Type:
Monkey's Audio Track Information File

Having trouble opening .apl extension? Don't panic! This page explains what apl files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open apl files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is an APL file?

Apl file extension has Monkey's Audio Track Information file type, developed by Matthew T. Ashland, which is associated with the "audio files" category.

Associated with the Monkey's Audio audio-compressor, the track file provides metadata concerning the track. This includes both start and end location of the track, stores in the .APE file. APL files may as well contain artists, song names, albums, track length, etc.
APL files commonly navigate user in order to go to the correct position in APE files. With their help, users are able to view audio track info, while playing it.

.CUE files may be also used to create .APL files with the help of MakeAPL, a program bundled with Monkey's Audio.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

apl file icon
Matthew T. Ashland
File Type:
Monkey's Audio Track Information File
Audio Files
Text and Binary

How to open APL file?

Double click the apl file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .apl extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the apl extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the apl file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open APL files

  • Windows Windows
    • Monkey's Audio Monkey's Audio
    • Nullsoft Winamp with Monkey's Audio plug-in Nullsoft Winamp with Monkey's Audio plug-in
    • Microsoft Windows Media Player with K-Lite Codec Pack Microsoft Windows Media Player with K-Lite Codec Pack

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the apl file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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