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What are PKR files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a PKR file or are you simply curious about its contents? We're here to explain the properties of these files and provide you with software that can open or handle your PKR files.

What is a PKR file?

A .PKR file is a Pretty Good Privacy (PGP) Public Keyring 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 PKR files

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

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

Last updated: January 17, 2023

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

PGP DesktopPGP DesktopUser submitted
Symantec Encryption DesktopSymantec Encryption DesktopUser submitted
PGPPGPUser submitted
OpenPGPOpenPGPUser submitted
PGP Personal PrivacyPGP Personal PrivacyUser submitted
Dragon UnPACKerDragon UnPACKerUser submitted
PowerCam PackerPowerCam PackerUser submitted
PGP Desktop SecurityPGP Desktop SecurityUser submitted

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