How to open a file with .SYLK extension?

File Type : Excel SYLK Spreadsheet Format (Microsoft Corporation)
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .SYLK file

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What is .SYLK file extension?

Symbolic link file created by Microsoft spreadsheet programs; stores lines of text that specify the cell row, column, formatting, and other content from the spreadsheet; used for transferring data between spreadsheet applications and other databases. SYLK files are more commonly seen with the .SLK extension. They are stored in an ANSI text format.
You can see a list of software programs here on easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open SYLKfiles:

  • Microsoft Excel 2013
  • Corel WordPerfect X7
  • Microsoft Excel 2011
  • Mariner Calc XLS