.APXL File Extension

File Type:
Keynote Presentation Data File

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

What is an APXL file?

Apxl file extension has Keynote Presentation Data file type, developed by Apple, which is associated with the "data files" category.

The Keynote program for creating presentations uses .KEY files to do its job. It writes the presentation data into an .XML format. Each file is a collection of slides, layouts, and texts. .The program saves KEY files in ZIP archives which contain multiple files, among them, there is one with the .APXL extension required for the presentation.


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

apxl file icon
File Type:
Keynote Presentation Data File
Data Files

How to open APXL file?

Double click the apxl 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 .apxl 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 apxl 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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This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the apxl 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 APXL files

  • MacOS MacOS
    • Apple Keynote 6.5 Apple Keynote 6.5

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 apxl file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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