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Details of extension .link

2 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .link file?
  • Which program can create the .link file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .link format?
  • What can convert .link files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .link extension?

Eclipse Link File

LINK file is an Eclipse Link File. Eclipse is an Integrated development environment (IDE), it contains a base workspace and an extensible plug-in system for customizing the environment.
Detailed description not available
Category: Development files
Application: Eclipse
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Eclipse Product Marker
Eclipse CDT Project
Eclipse WRN Data
Eclipse ASCII Grid Data
Eclipse Grid Data
Eclipse Application Model Data
Eclipse Extension Point Schema
Eclipse Document Access Definition Extension

iPod Link Data

LINK file is an iPod Link Data. The iPod is a line of portable media players and multi-purpose pocket computers designed and marketed by Apple Inc.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Apple iTunes
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
DRM Protected AAC File
iTunes CoverFlow Data
MusicMatch Jukebox Secure Audio File
iPod Game Package
iPod Links Folder Data

Other types of files may also use the .link file extension. If you have helpful information about .link extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Windows Shortcut
Tablet PC Digital Ink
Autodesk AutoCAD Linetypes
LISCAD Line Styles Data
µVision Linker Control Data
ArcView Lineset Symbol Data
X-Plane Painted Line Data

The .link filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

lnk (52), ink (1), lik (1), lin (1)

Can't open a .link file?

If you want to open a .link file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .link association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.link

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android