AVOs

Picture
Icon
Sprite
Pannel
Pattern
Video

Button
Mouse

Music (Realtime-rendered Audio)
Sound

Mesh
Scene

Filter
Fx
Text
Database
Pack

2d Visual Objects
Picture

Format : JPG, PNG, GIF
File containing a single, non-transparent frame.

Icon

Format : PNG, GIF
File containing a single frame with transparency, generally smaller in size than a Picture.

Video

Format : MPG, MPEG, MPE
File containing several non-transparent frames.

Sprite


Format : SPR , FLI, FLC, GIF
File containing one or several groups of one or several frames possessing transparency.
Each of these groups is called an action.

Panel


Format : PNL
File containing a panel created by tiling the pixel blocks of an Icon.

Pattern

Format : GIF, JPG, PNG
File containing a tiled, non-transparent frame used to create the background of a screen.


3d Visual Objects
Mesh

Format : MSH
File containing an object modeled in 3D Studio Max (3ds max).

Scene

Format : SCN
File containing a scene modeled in 3D Studio Max (3ds max).

Audio Objects
Music (Realtime-rendered audio)

Format : MOD, XM, S3M, IT
File containing background music.

Sound (Pre-rendered audio)

Format : WAV, MP1, MP2, MP3
File containing a sound.

Interactive Objects
Button

Format : BTN
File containing a Sprite whose actions are controlled by the buttons of the mouse.

Mouse

Format : CSR
File containing a Sprite which follows the movements of the mouse. Each of its action groups is called a cursor.

Miscellaneous Objects

Database

Format : DBF
File containing a Dbase III database.

Text

Format : TXT
File containing ASCII characters.

Pack

Format : DAT
File which groups together the AVOs used in a given Alambik application.

Filter

Format : FLT
File containing a graphic filter.

Fx

Format : FX
File containing a transition effect.