File Extension Library

.INK File Extension

  • Developer by: Mimio
  • Category: Data Files

What is an .INK file?

.INK file extension is created by Mimio. .INK has been classified as Data Files.

.INK is Mimio Ink Data File

"Electronic whiteboard" format saved by Mimio, a program that allows the user to draw on a tablet computer screen using a digital pen; records notes, diagrams, charts, and illustrations drawn on the whiteboard in Digital Ink Recording mode; saves data in an object-based vector format.

INK files support full editing, including scaling and rotating objects and changing the color or line thickness of shapes. Pages and objectswithin pages can also be reordered. INK files also support copying and pasting of selected data to other applications.

List of all softwares that can open the Mimio Ink Data File
File Type 2:

InkML Image

Developer by: W3C Category: Vector Image Files Format: XML

Digital pen drawing saved using the Inke Markup Language (InkML), an XML file format used to save digitally drawn images and notes; contains a vector graphic stored as one or more sequences of connected points.

INK files are used for storing pen strokes and redrawing them using trace functions. They can be resized without losing the quality of the original pen stroke curves since the trace functions interpolate between points.

List of all softwares that can open the InkML Image
Core InkML Libraries
Core InkML Libraries
Core InkML Libraries
File Type 3:

Pantone Reference File

Developer by: Pantone Category: Raster Image Files

Contains color information related to a specific image file; saved in a standard format defined by Pantone, Inc; should be stored in the same directory as the corresponding image file.

List of all softwares that can open the Pantone Reference File
CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2018
File Type 4:

Pocket PC Handwritten Note

Developer by: Pocket PC Category: Vector Image Files

Textual note or drawing created on a Pocket PC PDA using a digital pen; saved in a proprietary vector image format, which makes it possible to scale the drawing without losing quality.

How to Open .INK file on different platforms

Open .INK File on Windows

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

Open .INK File on Mac

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

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

Open .INK File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .INK files

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