PCK File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a PCK file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .PCK files.

What is a PCK file?

The .pck file extension is most commonly used for Systems Management Server received package files. These files contain packaged files that are used when sending SMS text messages.

The .pck file extension is also used for Turbo Pascal pick files, ARIA PIPP spectrum files, Commandos 2 game files and Commandos 3 game files.

How to open PCK 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 PCK for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different PCK openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension PCK

While we know of one file format using the .PCK 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 .PCK file.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of PCK files. Remember, different programs may use PCK files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

Plug-in Editor for PLG150-PCPlug-in Editor for PLG150-PCUser submitted
PassportPhotoPassportPhotoUser submitted
CamToPrintCamToPrintUser submitted
GenpaletGenpaletUser submitted
Dragon UnPACKerDragon UnPACKerUser submitted
PhotoShops GraphicsPhotoShops GraphicsUser submitted
YnetAlbumsYnetAlbumsUser submitted
WTTWTTUser submitted
FunBookFunBookUser submitted
EBookEBookUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with PCK-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with PCK-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!