The apl file extension is related to the ArcPad and used for its layer files.

There are 4 other file types using
the APL file extension!

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APL file extension - ArcPad layer file

What is apl file? How to open apl files?

File type specification:

GIS, GPS navigation and map file type icon GIS, GPS navigation and map file type

The apl file extension is used in ArcPad mobile field mapping and data collection software with GPS and GIS capabilities.

The *.apl file stores map layer created in the ArcPad application.

The default software associated to apl file type:

ArcPad picture or screenshot

Esri logoArcPad  Windows Mobile/CE software

Company or developer:

ArcPad is GIS software for Windows Mobile operating system. ArcPad provides field-based personnel with the ability to capture, analyze, and display geographic information.

Help how to open APL files:

Use ArcPad to open .apl ArcPad layer files.

How to convert file with extension APL:

Special GIS converter exist and may help users to transfer or transform their maps and other navigation data between programs or devices.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert GIS, GPS or map files

List of software applications associated to the .apl file extension

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

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting apl files.

  • Open apl file
  • Edit apl file
  • View apl file
  • Create apl file

Software that open apl file - ArcPad layer file

Click on the link to get more information about ArcPad for open apl file action.

Windows Mobile/CE:

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