What is a .REGLNK File And How To Open It (Easy Guide)

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Have you downloaded a file with .reglnk extension, but you have never seen this extension before? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .reglnk file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .REGLNK file?

The file extension .REGLNK is from Registry Editor Shortcut File.This file belongs to the text format and it is a system related files.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .reglnk file on 1 platform.

How to open a .REGLNK file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .REGLNK file on various operating systems.

How to open a .REGLNK file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

To open the .reglnk file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Microsoft Registry Editor software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .REGLNK file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Microsoft Registry Editor software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .REGLNK file?

If you cannot open the .REGLNK file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .REGLNK file.regtrans-ms – Microsoft, .rel – Nintendo, .rel – Symantec, .reloc – Microsoft, .rels – Microsoft. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .REGLNK file with the Microsoft Registry Editor program on Windows.