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Details of extension .dsk

2 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .dsk file?
  • Which program can create the .dsk file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .dsk format?
  • What can convert .dsk files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .dsk extension?
General Disk Image .dsk file icon

General Disk Image

DSK file is a General Floppy Disk Image. It is a simple, uncompressed disk image format.
Detailed description not available
Category: Disk Image files
Application: RaWrite for Windows
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Atari ST MSA Floppy Disk Image
Atari ST Standard Floppy Disk Image
TR-DOS Floppy Disk Image
Teledisk Floppy Image
Virtual Floppy Disk Image
RAD Studio Saved Desktop .dsk file icon

RAD Studio Saved Desktop

DSK file is a RAD Studio Saved Desktop. File used to save the project desktop when the Autosave Project desktop option is enabled
Category: Data files
Application: RAD Studio
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Pascal/Delphi Source Code
Borland Developer Studio Project
Borland Developer Studio Project Group
Borland Package Import
Borland Package
C++ Builder Project
RAD Studio CodeGuard Log
RAD Studio CodeGuard Configuration
C++ Builder Precompiled Header

Other types of files may also use the .dsk file extension. If you have helpful information about .dsk extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Autodesk AutoCAD Drawing Lock
BlackBerry Code Signing Keys
Dynamic Studio Module
FutureWave SmartSketch Drawing
SketchEl XML Datasheet
FotoSketcher Parameter Preset
Danish Language Info File
Longplay Vesa File
Resolume Deck

The .dsk filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ssk (1), csk (1), sdk (1), fsk (1), dzk (1), dso (1), dsl (1), ds (1), xsk (1), dk (1), vsk (1), dck (1), sk (1), rsk (1), esk (1)

Can't open a .dsk file?

If you want to open a .dsk file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .dsk association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.dsk

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 from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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