MKLink /H Example Posted on by Webmaster IT Support Forum › Forums › Windows › Windows 10 › Applications › MKLink /H Example Tagged: MKLink This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by Webmaster 2 years, 10 months ago. Author Posts January 12, 2016 at 3:16 pm #1570 WebmasterKeymaster MKLink /H creates a hard link to a file. Here is an example of how to use MKLink /H to create a hard link: mklink /H mylink.exe myfile.exe In the above example, mylink.exe is a hard link to myfile.exe. Myfile.exe is the file that you want to link to, this command creates mylink.exe in the current working directory. ❗ Note: You can’t do a hard link to a file on another drive. You can’t do a hard link to a folder, you can only create hard links to files. What is a hard link? A hard link is a type of shortcut that Windows sees as if it were the file you are linking to, rather than just a shortcut. Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.