File Extension Library

.MAILTOLOC File Extension

  • Developer by: Apple
  • Category: Misc Files
  • Format: XML

What is an .MAILTOLOC file?

.MAILTOLOC file extension is created by Apple. .MAILTOLOC has been classified as Misc Files. The format of .MAILTOLOC file is XML.

.MAILTOLOC is Mail Internet Location File

Email shortcut file created by dragging an email address or a "mailto" link to the Mac OS X desktop; saved in the Mac OS X .PLIST XML format and stores the email address and other optional email fields; used as a fast email shortcut for common recipients.

When MAILTOLOC files are opened, they create a new email in the user's default Mac email program with the "To" field filled. Other fields such as "Cc" and "Subject" are automatically filled if they are included in the MAILTOLOC file.

List of all softwares that can open the Mail Internet Location File
Apple Mail
Mozilla Thunderbird
uncomplex Mailplane

How to Open .MAILTOLOC file on different platforms

Open .MAILTOLOC File on Windows

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

Open .MAILTOLOC File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .MAILTOLOC 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 .MAILTOLOC File on Linux

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

Open .MAILTOLOC File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .MAILTOLOC 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 .MAILTOLOC 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 .MAILTOLOC files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .MAILTOLOC files

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