What is a .APPREF-MS File And How To Open It – Microsoft


Have you came across a file with the .appref-ms extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .appref-ms file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .APPREF-MS file?

The .APPREF-MS file extension stands for Microsoft Application Reference File. The development of this file was done by Microsoft. The file has the text format, and it is a settings related file.

What to know

There is currently 0 software that can open the .appref-ms file on 0 platforms.


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