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Details of extension .vtk

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

ParaView VTK Data File

VTK file is a ParaView VTK Data File. The Visualization Toolkit (VTK) is an open-source, freely available software system for 3D computer graphics, image processing and visualization.
Category: Development files
Application: VTK
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
ParaView VTK Unstructured Grid
ParaView VTK Parallel Image Data
ParaView VTK Poly Data
ParaView VTK Rectilinear Grid
ParaView VTK Parallel Poly Data
ParaView VTK Parallel Rectilinear Grid
ParaView VTK Parallel Structured Grid
ParaView VTK Parallel Unstructured Grid
ParaView VTK XML Image Data

Other types of files may also use the .vtk file extension. If you have helpful information about .vtk 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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ParaView VTK HyperOctree Data
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TeKton3D Project
ParaView VTK Unstructured Grid
Advance Design Results Backup
Datakit CrossManager License Key
VT100 Terminal Data

The .vtk filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

btk (1), vtu (1), vtm (1), vt (1), vkt (1), tk (1), ftk (1), ctk (1), vyk (1), vto (1), vtl (1), vrk (1), vfk (1), gtk (1), dtk (1)

Can't open a .vtk file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.vtk

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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