CKS file format description
Many people share .cks files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .cks file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .cks files.
3 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.cks - Windows CE ROM Image Checksum
The CKS other files are related to Windows CE Updater. The CKS file is a Windows CE ROM Image Checksum.
- Windows CE Updater
- Other files
- - / -
- Windows CE ROM Image Checksum related extensions:
.cks - Cricket Audio Stream
The CKS audio files are related to Cricket Audio. The CKS file is a Cricket Audio Stream. Cricket Audio is a software library that makes it easy for mobile developers to add sound to games and other apps on iOS, Android, Windows Phone 8, OS X, Windows, and Linux.
- Cricket Audio
- Audio files
- - / -
- Cricket Audio Stream related extensions:
.cks - PSI-BLAST Checkpoint Sequence Data
The CKS data files are related to PSI-BLAST. The CKS file is a PSI-BLAST Checkpoint Sequence Data. PSI-BLAST is a widely-used extension to BLAST that permits iterative searching, and is particularly good at finding distant relationships.
Naturally, other applications may also use the .cks file extension. Even harmful programs can create .cks files. Be especially cautious with .cks files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .cks 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .cks file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
cjs, ck, ck5, ckw, ckx, ckz, cls, cms, cos, cs, csk, cus, dks, kcs, ks
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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