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DKS file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.dks - DKS Subtitle File

The DKS video files are related to VLC Media Player. DKS file is a DKS Subtitle File. DKS is a text-based subtitle format for video files.

VLC Media Player
Video files
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DKS Subtitle File related extensions:
m-View Video Stream
FFmpeg Video Stream
Bink Video Subtitle File
AQTitle Subtitle File
Nullsoft Streaming Video
Meta Media Video E-Mail

.dks - PowerQuest DataKeeper Settings Data

The DKS configuration files are related to PowerQuest DataKeeper. DKS file is a PowerQuest DataKeeper Settings Data. PowerQuest DataKeeper is a real time data protection program that automatically backs up your valuable data to a separate partition or removable media.

PowerQuest DataKeeper
Configuration files
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PowerQuest DataKeeper Settings Data related extensions:
Canvastic Preferences Data
Avast Antivirus Configuration Data
RealProducer Pro Settings Data
Bookmark Wizard Settings Data
Genbox Family History Chart Options
MySQL Server Configuration

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

Can't open a .dks 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.

The .dks file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

cks, djs, dk, dkc, dke, dkx, dls, dms, dos, ds, dsk, dus, eks, kds, ks

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Cricket Audio Stream
Amiga Diskmasher Disk Image
WRAP DAY Message Data
SOBEK Rainfall Series Data
Downloadable Sounds File
Lotus 123 Spreadsheet

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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