How to open ASK files

Did your computer fail to open an ASK file? We explain what ASK files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your files.

What is an ASK file?

The ASK file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the ASK file type for different types of data.

We are aware of 2 different uses of the ASK extension, which you can read more about below.

askSam database

Through our analysis of ASK files, we know that one use of the format is askSam database. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

WinAsks Player compiled app (v2.00)

Through our analysis of ASK files, we know that one use of the format is WinAsks Player compiled app (v2.00). We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Software that will open, convert or fix ASK files

These apps are known to open certain types of ASK files. Since many different programs may use ASK files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific ASK file.

ALShowALShowUser submitted
ALPlayerALPlayerUser submitted
Anapod ExplorerAnapod ExplorerUser submitted
AREIL SketchAREIL SketchUser submitted
askSamaskSamUser submitted
WinAsksWinAsksUser submitted
We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with ASK-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with ASK-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!