TRK File Type

- The quick facts

What are TRK files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a TRK 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 TRK file?

TRK files have multiple uses, and CompeGPS Maps and Locations is one of them.

CompeGPS Maps and Locations

The .trk file extension is most commonly used by the CompeGPS Land GPS interface application.

The TRK files contain maps with a series of overlaid locations. These files are used by the CompeGPS software to plan routes that can be loaded into CompeGPS GPS devices.

How to open TRK files

We have identified one TRK opener that is compatible with this specific type of TRK file.

Programs that open CompeGPS Maps and Locations files

CompeGPS LANDCompeGPS LANDVerified

Last updated: June 29, 2022

More file formats using the TRK extension

Through our research of TRK files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • DCS Track
  • Dynamix Track Data Container
  • Fugawi Tracklog File
  • Garmin PCX5 Track File
  • GeneRally Track
  • GPS Track Log
  • Lombard RAC Rally Track
  • Magellan MapSend
  • RamTracker Module
  • Tracker Data

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

LP RipperLP RipperUser submitted
TrackerTrackerUser submitted
ape@map Desktopape@map DesktopUser submitted
Mixman StudioProMixman StudioProUser submitted
CompeGPS AIRCompeGPS AIRUser submitted
Mixman Spin ControlMixman Spin ControlUser submitted
MapSourceMapSourceUser submitted
SOARRSOARRUser submitted
Making WavesMaking WavesUser submitted
Mixman StudioXProMixman StudioXProUser submitted

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