An apl file extension is related to the Monkey's Audio file format. An apl file contains metadata about ape song file.

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

apl icon.apl - ACDSee plug-in

empty icon.apl - ArcPad layer

empty icon.apl - Team Developer application library

empty icon.apl - Atari Player Editor picture image

APL file extension - Monkey's Audio track info

What is apl file? How to open apl files?

File type specification:

Audio and sound file type icon Audio and sound file type

apl file icon: apl filetype icon

The apl file extension is associated with the Monkey’s Audio that is a file format for audio data compression. Being a lossless compression format, Monkey’s Audio does not remove information from the audio stream, as lossy compression formats such as MP3, AAC, and Vorbis do.

The apl file stores metadata about ape song file including track name, interpret name, album name, timing, album cover etc.

The default software associated to open apl file:

Monkey’s Audio picture or screenshot

Monkey’s Audio  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Matthew T. Ashland

Monkey’s Audio is audio compression software. Monkey’s Audio only makes perfect, bit-for-bit copies of music. Monkey's Audio can be always decompress back to the exact, original files.

Help how to open:

Use compatible tools to work with *.apl files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .apl file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

Find conversions from apl file:

apl to cda

apl to fla

Find converter to apl file type:

ape to apl

List of software applications associated to the .apl 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 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 able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting apl files.

Software that open apl file - Monkey's Audio track info

Programs supporting the exension apl on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open apl file action.

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