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Windows 7: Is it possible to open a internet file that was saved from mac onto pc

01 Nov 2014   #1
GeorgeFPrice

windows 7 pro 64bit
 
 
Is it possible to open a internet file that was saved from mac onto pc

yesterday when I was at school I used a mac to browse on the web for a film project. I saved some links by dragging the file onto the desktop. on PC it appears as a webloc file, so I cant open it. Any help?


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01 Nov 2014   #2
TheDeerDude

Windows 7 Home Premium (x64)
 
 

Apparently mac's web shortcuts are similar to windows .url shortcuts. You could try opening such file with notepad (open notepad, drag and drop the webloc file onto it), the link should be in there as text, somewhere.

Pardon me if I'm wrong.
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01 Nov 2014   #3
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Try Notepad and Copy the URL into your Browser ...
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01 Nov 2014   #4
GeorgeFPrice

windows 7 pro 64bit
 
 

Thanks, it worked.
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