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CEKEY file format description

Many people share .cekey files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .cekey file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .cekey files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cekey - McAfee VirusScan Encryption Key Data

The CEKEY data files are related to McAfee VirusScan. The CEKEY file is a McAfee VirusScan Encryption Key Data. McAfee VirusScan is a multipurpose antivirus program for Microsoft Windows.

McAfee VirusScan
Data files
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Naturally, other applications may also use the .cekey file extension. Even harmful programs can create .cekey files. Be especially cautious with .cekey files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .cekey file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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