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Details of extension .vik

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Viking Data File

VIK file is a Viking Data File. Viking is a free/open source program to manage GPS data. VIK is a plain text file saving all information of the current window including the view location, zoom level, projection type and then all the layer information (aggregrates, maps, tracks, waypoints, etc.).
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Viking
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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Other types of files may also use the .vik file extension. If you have helpful information about .vik extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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The .vik filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

bik (1), vio (1), vi (1), fik (1), cik (1), vok (1), vim (1), ik (1), dik (1)

Can't open a .vik file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.vik

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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