File Extension Library


.IKT File Extension

  • Category: GIS, GPS navigation and map Files

What is an .IKT file?

.IKT file extension has been classified as GIS, GPS navigation and map Files.

.IKT is MagicMaps IK3D project

The ikt file extension is mainly related to MagicMaps, a German provider of navigation and mapping solutions, and used for a special project from IK3D program.

IK3D - Das interaktive Kartenwerk is an older route-planning software with a 3-dimensional environment. XML based format.

.IKT file format is deprecated and this file format is no longer supported.

Currently, .IKT file type is not actively used and is obsolete. This usually happens with system files in older operating systems, files from long-discontinued software, or with previous versions of some file types (documents, projects, images, etc.) that were replaced in later versions of the original programs.


How to open:

You can open and work with this format in IK3D, or some GIS software with support of this format.

How to convert:

Possibly can be exported to other formats.

How to Open .IKT file on different platforms

Open .IKT File on Windows

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

Open .IKT File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .IKT 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 .IKT File on Linux

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

Open .IKT File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .IKT 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 .IKT 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 .IKT files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .IKT files

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