How to open a file with .ADBLOCK extension?

File Type : Alpha Five Temporary Locking File (Alpha Software, Inc.)
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .ADBLOCK file

Searching for the right program to open .ADBLOCK files?

"You'll need a new app to open this file" is probably the most common error faced by millions of Windows users every day. This is either because the program required to open a file is not available on your system or there may be other issues.


What is .ADBLOCK file extension?

Temporary file created by Alpha Five, an IDE that enables users to develop Web applications; contains data that prohibits database refreshing by more than one user; removed by Alpha Five after refreshing is complete. The ADBLOCK file is utilized by Alpha Five to lock the database in order to keep only one user refreshing the database at a time. If a user begins the refreshing process but does not finish it, Alpha Five won't erase the file. You will then receive a message indicating that another user is refreshing the database. If this happens, just delete the ADBLOCK file and try to refresh it again. NOTE: In 2013, Alpha Five became Alpha Anywhere. Common ADBLOCK Filenames: [Name of your database].adblock - When a database is created, the ADBLOCK file will be created with the same name as your database.
You can see a list of software programs here on www.easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open ADBLOCKfiles:

  • Alpha Software Alpha Anywhere
  • Any Text Editor