HCK file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.hck - MGS Hinge CK File

The HCK data files are related to MGS. The HCK file is a MGS Hinge CK File. The Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) Radio Science (RS) Raw Data Archive (RDA) is a time-ordered collection of raw and partially processed data collected during the MGS Mission to Mars.

Data files
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MGS Hinge CK File related extensions:
MGS Antenna SPK File

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

Can't open a .hck 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 .hck file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

bck, chk, ck, gck, hc, hcj, hcl, hcm, hco, hcu, hdk, hk, hkc, hsk, hxk

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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