File Extension Library

.CKP File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Database Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .CKP file?

.CKP file extension is created by Microsoft. .CKP has been classified as Database Files. The format of .CKP file is Binary.

.CKP is SQL Server Checkpoint File

Database file created by SQL Server, a relational database application; created by SQL Server when performing a restore so that the restore operation can be restarted if a failure occurs; stores database log information that is written during the restore.

List of all softwares that can open the SQL Server Checkpoint File
Microsoft SQL Server 2016

How to Open .CKP file on different platforms

Open .CKP File on Windows

  • Right-click a .CKP
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .CKP file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .CKP files" Press "Ok"

Open .CKP File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .CKP file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .CKP File on Linux

Right click on the .CKP file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .CKP File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .CKP file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .CKP File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .CKP files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .CKP files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .CKP files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .CKP file format
  2. You need to check the .CKP file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)