PK file format description

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

3 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.pk - Adobe Audition v3 Peak File

The PK data files are related to Adobe Audition. The PK file is an Adobe Audition v3 Peak File. Adobe Audition is a digital audio editor computer program from Adobe.

Adobe Audition
Data files
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Adobe Audition v3 Peak File related extensions:
Mastercam Mill Tool Library
Pegasus Mail Signature Data
CryptoMailer Encrypted File
JetForm FormFlow 2 Database
Encryptafile Encrypted File
EdgeCAM Pathtrace Part Data

.pk - LaTeX Compressed Font Data

The PK font files are related to teTeX. The PK file is a LaTeX Compressed Font Data. LaTeX is a high-quality typesetting system, with features designed for the production of technical and scientific documentation. LaTeX is the de facto standard for the communication and publication of scientific documents.

Font files
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LaTeX Compressed Font Data related extensions:
LaTeX Auxiliary Data
BibTeX Bibliographic Reference
BibTeX Document
BibTeX Document Style
LaTeX Document Class Data
LaTeX Font Encoding Data

.pk - Packed Metafont Data

The PK font files are related to TeX Live. The PK file is a Packed Metafont Data. Metafont is a programming language used to define vector fonts.

TeX Live
Font files
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Packed Metafont Data related extensions:
General CADD Font
Font Definition Block
Nintendo Switch Binary Font Archive
Atari 8-bit Blazing Paddles Font
Web Open Font Format
EasySIGN Font File

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

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

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

kp, lk, ok, pj, pl, pm, po, pu

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Dot OK MD5 Hash
Perl Module
WinOLS Map Data
PM Bitmap Image
Fractal Zplot Palette Data
MKS Source Integrity Data

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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