File Extension SLK

.SLK File

File extension: SLK
File type: Data Exchange File

Notes about the SLK file extension:

To open this file type, a required software must be installed. Without it you only see a Windows message "The following file cannot be opened" (Windows 7) or "How do you want to open this file?" (Windows 10) if you double-click the file. There click on "More apps" and choose a suitable software to view such files on your PC or from email attachments.

The SLK file type is primarily associated with 'Data Exchange File'. Symbolic Link Format - Often used by Excel.

Detailed information for file extension SLK:

Primary association: Data Exchange File
Mime type: application/excel
Identifying characters Hex: 49 44 3B 50 , ASCII: ID;P
Program ID: Excel.SLK
Related links: Wikipedia SYmbolic LinK (SYLK) Page

Other applications associated with file type SLK:

File Identifier - TrID
'Identifying characters' used on are
provided by Marco Pontello from his TrID database

To change file associations press Windows Key + X and then Apps and Features > Default apps > Choose default apps by file type. Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC.

Technical data

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System Info for File Extension .SLK

The following listing is compiled from the database produced by the 'Associate This!' program, selected data from the main FILExt database and information FILExt collected directly from user systems.

ProgramID: Excel.SLK
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft Office 2003\OFFICE11\EXCEL.EXE /e

ProgramID: Excel.SLK
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft Office\Office10\EXCEL.EXE /e

ProgramID: Excel.SLK
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft Office\OFFICE11\EXCEL.EXE /e

ProgramID: Excel.SLK
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft Office\Office\EXCEL.EXE /e

ProgramID: Excel.SLK
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft Office_XP\Office10\EXCEL.EXE /e

ProgramID: Excel.SLK
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\office97\Office\excel.exe /e

ProgramID: Excel.SLK
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\OfficeXP\Office10\EXCEL.EXE /e

ProgramID: Excel.SLK
EXEFile: F:\office97\Office\excel.exe /e

ProgramID: onlineTV.Smartlink
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\onlineTV\onlineTV.exe /smartlink %1

ProgramID: onlineTV.Smartlink
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\concept design\onlineTV 2\onlineTV.exe /smartlink %1

ProgramID: Excel.SLK
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft Office 2007\Office12\EXCEL.EXE /e

ProgramID: onlineTV3.Smartlink
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\concept design\onlineTV 3\onlineTV.exe /smartlink

ProgramID: Excel.SLK
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft Office2007\Office12\EXCEL.EXE /e

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