DARK File Type

- The quick facts

What are DARK files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a DARK file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a DARK file?

A .DARK file is a Dark compressed data file.

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open DARK files

Important: Different programs may use files with the DARK file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your DARK file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

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

Last updated: October 19, 2012

Suggest another file format using extension DARK

While we know of one file format using the .DARK file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .DARK file.