How to Create a .URL File

Step 1

Click “Start” and click “All Programs.”

Step 2

Select “Accessories” and click “Notepad.”

Step 3

Enter in the information you wish contained in your URL file. For example, if you want a URL to visit Google, enter in “[InternetShortcut]” on the first line, press “Enter,” and enter “URL=http://www.google.com” on the second.

 Step 4

Click “File” and select “Save As.”

Step 5

Select “All Files Types” from the “Save as type” menu and enter “anything.URL” in the filename, replacing “anything” with the name of the file. This will save the file as a URL file.

 

How to Create a .URL File