WBK file format description
Many people share .wbk files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .wbk file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .wbk files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.wbk - Microsoft Word Backup
The WBK document files are related to Microsoft Word. WBK file is a Microsoft Word backup.
- Microsoft Word
- Document files
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- Microsoft Word Backup related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .wbk file extension. Even harmful programs can create .wbk files. Be especially cautious with .wbk files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .wbk 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 .wbk file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
abk, wnk, wfk, wbo, wbl, qbk, dbk, wkb, wbu, wbm, sbk, ebk
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- CorelDraw AutoBackup
- Wink Presentation
- Homemeeting Messenger Web Office Server List File
- Intuit QuickTax 2009 Backup
- Kodak EasyShare Addressbook Data
- Backup Copy File
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