The File Extensions Database

.AKP File Extension

  • Category: Audio Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .AKP file?

.AKP is Akai Sampler File

Digital audio sample created by an Akai S5000, S6000, Z4, or Z8 sampler.

Programs that open Akai Sampler File
Propellerhead ReCycle
FMJ-Software Awave Studio
Propellerhead ReCycle

How to solve problems with AKP files

  • Associate the AKP file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any AKP file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.AKP files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the AKP file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .AKP is Akai Sampler File. Because only the current version supports the latest AKP file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the N/A manufacturer website after an available .AKP is Akai Sampler File update.
  • To make sure that your AKP file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.