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DARK file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.dark - OpenDark Archiver Compressed File

The DARK archive files are related to OpenDark. DARK file is an OpenDark Archiver Compressed File. OpenDark is a simple, command line block compressor.

Application:
OpenDark
Category:
Archive files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
OpenDark Archiver Compressed File related extensions:
.snap
Snappy Package
.roa
Remark Office OMR Archive
.m
Mathematica Package
.dxz
DosBox EX Ultimate Package
.cmp
Microsoft SharePoint Content Migration Package
.olp
Microsoft Office Live Package

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

Can't open a .dark 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:

example.dark

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.

The .dark file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

ark, dak, dar, drk

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

.dak
Debian Archive Kit Data
.ark
PowerDesk Pro Archive
.drk
Race Studio 2 Downloaded Files
.ark
OpenBook Document
.ark
ARK: Survival Evolved World Data
.dar
DAR Disk Archive

Operating systems

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

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