What is a .XFL File And How To Open It – Adobe Systems (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .xfl extension, but you are not sure what it is? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .xfl file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .XFL file?

The file extension .XFL is from Animate Movie Archive.This file extension was developed by Adobe Systems. This file belongs to the zip format and it is a video related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .xfl file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .XFL file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .XFL file on various operating systems.

How to open a .XFL file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

To open the .xfl file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Adobe Animate CC 2019 software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .XFL file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Adobe Animate CC 2019 software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .XFL file on Mac

To open the .xfl file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Adobe Animate CC 2019 software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .XFL file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Adobe Animate CC 2019 software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .XFL file?

If you cannot open the .XFL file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .XFL file.xflow – AmsterCHEM, .xfn – Corel, .xfo – XSL-FO Formatted Form, .xfr – TIBCO Software, .xfs – eRacer. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .XFL file with the Adobe Animate CC 2019 program on Windows and Adobe Animate CC 2019 program on Mac.