File Extension Library


.MIK File Extension

  • Developer by: Pitney Bowes Software Inc. (MapInfo)
  • Category: GIS, GPS navigation and map Files

What is an .MIK file?

.MIK file extension is created by Pitney Bowes Software Inc. (MapInfo). .MIK has been classified as GIS, GPS navigation and map Files.

.MIK is MapInfo MapImagery encryption key

The mik file extension is associated with the MapImagery, a plug-in that allows users to open various picture image file formats  within MapInfo a GIS and mapping software for Windows.

The mik file stores encryption key.


How to open:

Probably can be accessed only using specialized programs or utilities.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

How to Open .MIK file on different platforms

Open .MIK File on Windows

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

Open .MIK File on Mac

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

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

Open .MIK File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .MIK files

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