SKR File - opening and understanding

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

What is a SKR file?

A .SKR file is a Pretty Good Privacy (PGP) Private/Secret Keyring file. Through our analysis of SKR files, we know that one use of the format is Pretty Good Privacy (PGP) Private/Secret Keyring. 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.

How to open SKR 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 SKR for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 8 different SKR openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension SKR

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

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of SKR files. Remember, different programs may use SKR 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
PGPfreewarePGPfreewareUser submitted
PGP Personal PrivacyPGP Personal PrivacyUser submitted
CDSCDSUser submitted
Maxsurf Motions AdvancedMaxsurf Motions AdvancedUser submitted
PGP Desktop SecurityPGP Desktop SecurityUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with SKR-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 SKR-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!