IPK File - opening and understanding
Did your computer fail to open an IPK file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .IPK files.
What is an IPK file?
The .ipk file extension is most commonly associated with the Debian software installation packages. The IPK files contain compressed file archives that are derived from DEB files. These files are used to install software on hand-held devices.
The .ipk file extension is also used for Internet package files, Nintendo DS packed image files, NRG iPack files, Sharp Zaurus PDA application install files and Palm WebOS files.
How to open IPK files
You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension IPK for different purposes.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 9 different IPK openers which you will find listed below.
Suggest another file format using extension IPK
While we know of one file format using the .IPK 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 .IPK file.
Various viewers for this file format
These apps are known to open certain types of IPK files. Remember, different programs may use IPK files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.
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