File Extension Library

.INETLOC File Extension

  • Category: Misc Files

What is an .INETLOC file?

.INETLOC file extension has been classified as Misc Files.

.INETLOC is Internet Location

Shortcut to an Internet location, such as an RSS feed or a telnet location; contains the server address and possibly a username and password for SSH and telnet connections; can be created by typing a URL in a text editor and dragging the text to the Desktop

RSS Internet locations can be created by dragging the icon in Safari's address bar to the Desktop. Dragging a regular website location will create a .WEBLOC file

List of all softwares that can open the Internet Location
Apple Finder
Apple Safari
Apple Terminal

How to Open .INETLOC file on different platforms

Open .INETLOC File on Windows

  • Right-click a .INETLOC
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .INETLOC file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .INETLOC files" Press "Ok"

Open .INETLOC File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .INETLOC file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .INETLOC File on Linux

Right click on the .INETLOC file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .INETLOC File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .INETLOC file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .INETLOC File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .INETLOC files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .INETLOC files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .INETLOC files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .INETLOC file format
  2. You need to check the .INETLOC file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)