.url

File Type Internet Shortcut IconInternet Shortcut
File Format Standard
Usage Open manually
Rank ★ ★ ☆  Average
Description

Opens an Internet location, such as a Web address, in your default Web browser; typically the location of the shortcut can be viewed by opening the file in a text editor.

Important: Microsoft Internet Explorer (MSIE) also supports URL files, but typically saves them without the ".url" extension.

Open With
Windows

IconMicrosoft internet Explorer

IconGoogle Chrome

IconApple Safari

macOS

IconMicrosoft internet Explorer

IconGoogle Chrome

IconApple Safari

Updated 2007
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