Files with webloc extension can be mainly found as internet shortcuts generated by Safari for Mac OS X Finder Internet URL file.

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WEBLOC file extension - Apple Mac OS X Finder Internet URL

What is webloc file? How to open webloc files?

File type specification:

Internet related file type icon Internet related file type

webloc file icon: webloc filetype icon

The webloc file extension is used for URL equivalent files in Mac OS X (macOS) environment.

These files are generally generated by Safari Web browser and work much like their URL counterparts in Windows.

The default software associated to webloc file type:

macOS icon

Apple, Inc. logomacOS  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

macOS is Unix-based desktop operating system, a successor of Mac OS X system for MacBook-family, iMac, Mac Mini and Mac Pro computers, developed and sold by Apple, Inc.

macOS High Sierra (10.13) is including various new features, like digital personal assistant called Siri, new Apple Pay service, iCloud drive, new Messages app, Apple File System a successor of HFS+ and many more.

Mac OS X icon

Apple, Inc. logoMac OS X  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Apple, Inc.

OS X or Mac OS X is Unix-based operating system developed by Apple Inc. for Macintosh computers. It contains basic core applications for everyday use, such as Finder basic file manager, Safari for Internet browsing, QuickTime for video, iTunes for managing audio data and iPod, iOS devices management , iMessage instant messaging, Mail, Contacts, Calendar and many more.

The latest version 10.11 of OS X is called El Capitan. It is available to purchase on Mac App Store as well as is distributed with new Mac computers and notebooks. It includes features to improve the security, performance, design and usability.

OS X operating system was replaced by new macOS in 2016!

Help how to open WEBLOC files:

You can open this file type using Safari webbrowser to open the website linked in the webloc files.

How to convert file with extension WEBLOC:

You cannot convert this file type to anything else, it acts just like an url shortcut. Maybe saving to url format instead is possible.

List of software applications associated to the .webloc file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open webloc file, edit webloc file, convert webloc file, view webloc file, play webloc 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 ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting webloc files.

  • Open webloc file
  • Others webloc file

Software that open webloc file - Apple Mac OS X Finder Internet URL

Click on the link to get more information about Safari for open webloc file action.

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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