An alias file extension is related to the Alias image file format developed by the Wavefront Technologies.

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Software that open alias file

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ALIAS file extension - Alias image

What is alias file? How to open alias files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

alias file icon: alias filetype icon

The alias file extension is associated with the bitmap graphics file format developed by WaveFront Technologies.

Bitmap graphics file (24bit RGB RLE).

Wavefront Technologies was a computer graphics company that developed and sold animation software used in Hollywood motion pictures and other industries. In 1995, Wavefront Technologies was purchased by Silicon Graphics and merged with Alias Research to form Alias|Wavefront.

This alias file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open alias file:

XnView MP icon

Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet logoXnView MP  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet

A free (for non-commercial purposes) powerful cross-platform media browser, viewer and converter. Compatible with more than 500 formats and also supports export to 70 different file formats. It works on Windows, Linux and macOS (OS X).

Help how to open:

Use XnView to view content of the *.alias files.

How to convert:

XnView is able to export *.alias files to other formats.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .alias file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open alias file, edit alias file, convert alias file, view alias file, play alias file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

alias file viewer - programs that view alias file - Alias image

Programs supporting the exension alias on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about XnView MP for view alias file action.


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