Filename Extensions
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Details of extension .pak

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .pak file?
  • Which program can create the .pak file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .pak format?
  • What can convert .pak files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .pak extension?
Quake Engine Data .pak file icon

Quake Engine Data

PAK file is a Quake Engine Data file. The PAK files use ZIP compression and just have different names.
Category: Game Data files
Application: Quake
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Doom Data File
ZIP Archive
Zoo Compressed Archive
Quake 3 Engine Data File
Unreal Tournament 2003 Map File
Project Snowblind Game Data
Unreal Tournament 2004 Package
CoD2 Game Data
CoD2 Fast File
CrazyTalk SFX Data .pak file icon

CrazyTalk SFX Data

PAK file is a CrazyTalk SFX Data. CrazyTalk is a popular facial animation software that uses voice and text to vividly animate facial images.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: CrazyTalk
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
CrazyTalk Expression Script
CrazyTalk Wireframe Model
CrazyTalk Clip Data

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

TracerCAD File
Android Application Package
Kashmir 3D Lake Data
Print Artist Project
Dr. Halo External Color Palette
Portable Arbitrary Map
Xilinx Peripheral Analyze Order File
Adobe Audition v3 Peak File
Cisco Packet Tracer Activity File

The .pak filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

pao (1), pal (1), pa (1), apk (1), pwk (1), pk (1), pam (1), paj (1), lak (1), ak (1), pxk (1), pka (1)

Can't open a .pak file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.pak

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