The File Extensions Database


.URLS File Extension

  • Developer by: Headlight Software, Inc.
  • Category: Internet related Files

What is an .URLS file?

.URLS is GetRight Internet shortcut

The urls file extension is associated with the GetRight!, a download manager for Microsoft Windwos operating system, developed by Headlight Software.

The urls file stores internet shortcut.

Mime types:
application/x-url-list


How to open:

Use GetRight to work with *.urls files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .urls file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to solve problems with URLS files

  • Associate the URLS file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any URLS file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.URLS files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the URLS file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .URLS is GetRight Internet shortcut. Because only the current version supports the latest URLS file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Headlight Software, Inc. manufacturer website after an available .URLS is GetRight Internet shortcut update.
  • To make sure that your URLS file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.