The File Extensions Database

.EPK File Extension

  • Developer by: LG Electronics
  • Category: Executable Files

What is an .EPK file?

.EPK is LG Firmware Package

An EPK file is a firmware package used by LG Electronics Smart TVs. It contains a firmware update to improve the performance of your TV. EPK files are signed and encrypted with AES encryption using a 1024-bit private key.

LG Electronics periodically provides firmware updates for your TV to improve its operation and enhance your viewing experience. You should check for updates every other month to make sure you have the latest update installed. In order to check you should connect an Ethernet cable directly from your router to your TV then press "MENU", click "SYSTEM SETTINGS", select "ABOUT", and then click "SYSTEM UPDATES". You will be notified if your system is up-to-date and if it is not, you can select "CHECK NOW" and if a new version is available it will automatically begin the download of the firmware.

You can also go to the LG Electronics website on your computer and download an EPK file from the "Support" section by providing the model number of your TV. You can use the epk2extract tool extract, decrypt, and convert the contents of the EPK package.

Programs that open LG Firmware Package
File Type 2 Metin2 Game Data Package
Developer by: Ymir Entertainment Category: Game Files

Data package format used by Metin2, an eastern fantasy-based Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game (MMORPG); may contain multiple types of data, including 3D objects, textures, sounds, scripts, and level data loaded by the game.

EPK files are typically saved in the \pack directory along with a corresponding .EIX file.

Programs that open Metin2 Game Data Package
Ymir Entertainment Metin2

How to solve problems with EPK files

  • Associate the EPK file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any EPK file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.EPK files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the EPK 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 .EPK is LG Firmware Package. Because only the current version supports the latest EPK file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the LG Electronics manufacturer website after an available .EPK is LG Firmware Package update.
  • To make sure that your EPK file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.