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.XLNK File Extension

File TypeXML Shortcut File

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What is an XLNK file?

Shortcut or "link" to another file that uses XML formatting; similar to a .LNK file, but can used on multiple platforms due to its XML-based structure; contains the path to the target file within the "TargetFile" tag in the XML.

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Updated 2/19/2008

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