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METALINK file extension - Metalink 3.0 file

What is metalink file? How to open metalink files?

File type specification:

Internet related file type icon Internet related file type

The METALINK file extnesion is associated with the Metalink version 3.0 that is universal download file format for various download managers. Metalink file is stored in XML text file format and contains Internet locations (FTP/HTTP/P2P) of downloaded file. Data downloading through metalinks increases the download speed (segment downloading) and reduces load of download servers.

Help how to open METALINK files:

Use download manager such as jDownloader, GetRight, Free Download Manager to download data through metalinks.

How to convert file with extension METALINK:

As far as we know, this .metalink 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.

List of software applications associated to the .metalink file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open metalink file, edit metalink file, convert metalink file, view metalink file, play metalink file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the metalink files.

  • Open metalink file
  • Others metalink file

Software that open metalink file - Metalink 3.0 file

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