Open APPREF-MS file

The most common choise: Application Reference data

How to open Application Reference data .appref-ms files

appref-ms file icon Have you had trouble opening the appref-ms file on your computer? What are appref-ms files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is appref-ms file?

An appref-ms file extension is associated with the Microsoft Windows and .NET Framework.

Application Reference data description

The appref-ms file extension is related to Microsoft Windows operating system.

These files are some sort of shortcut used for programs based on Microsoft .NET framework.

They are used by Microsoft ClickOnce program.

Suggested software to open appref-ms file

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Microsoft Windows

A series of operating systems developed by Microsoft

What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the computer file name, so for example document-name.pdf has file extension „pdf“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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