File extension LNK (.LNK) information

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Windows cannot open LNK files?

If Windows is unable to open file extension .LNK you may have registry related errors or may not have the appropriate program installed. We strongly recommend that you run a free registry scan.

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This type of file creates a link to a program or application, from another location. For example links might make MS Word, or a particular file you are using on it, accessible from your desk top. Although the concept of links to files, or applications, exists on the Mac OS, in practice the .LNK is particular to Windows which is the operating system that can open it.. Incorrect associations are the cause of many file extension errors. Scan your system to prevent, identify and repair LNK file extension association errors.

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