.ALX File Extension
File Type 1BlackBerry Application Loader XML File
What is an ALX file?
File used by BlackBerry Desktop Manager, a program used for synchronizing and managing data for BlackBerry mobile devices; contains XML application description data, including name, ID, description, loader version, vendor, copyright, language, and file set; used for loading applications onto a BlackBerry smartphone.
You will most likely only encounter an Application Loader XML ALX file if you are downloading software on your computer and installing it on a BlackBerry device. To open the ALX file with BlackBerry Desktop Manager, follow these instructions:
- Download the software and extract the contents from the archive with a decompression utility, such as WinRar or Corel WinZip.
- Open BlackBerry Desktop Manager, then connect your BlackBerry device to the computer.
- Select "Application Loader" after you connect the device, and click under "Add / Remove Applications."
- Click to find the software you want to install, select the ALX file, and click .
- Select "Next," then click "Finish."
NOTE: ALX files may be generated using BlackBerry software or by using a text editor.
File Type 2ActiveX Layout Control File
.ALX File Association 2
File used by ActiveX, a technology used to create interactive Web content within browsers; contains HTML components that are inserted into Web pages; used for typically linked within HTML code using a <PARAM> tag within an <OBJECT> group.
File Type 3Alpha Five Library Index File
.ALX File Association 3
Index utilized by Alpha Five, an IDE for Web application developers; created with .ADB, .ALB, and .ALM files as a database for tables, sets, and other objects that make up the application; contains index data referenced by Alpha Five to find a script, operation, function, setting, etc. that is stored in the data dictionary (which consists of .DDD, .DDM, and .DDX files).
ALX files are saved as part of an overall Alpha Five developer library database. They may be reused in other Alpha Five applications. To attach a library to a database, select the "Libraries" tab within the "Database Properties" window.
NOTE: In 2013, Alpha Five became Alpha Anywhere.
[Name of your database].alx - When a database is created, the ALX file will be created with the same name as your database.