File Extension Library

.NICK File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Misc Files

What are .NICK files and how to open them?

Can't open .NICK file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .NICK file.

What is a .NICK file extension?

.NICK file extension is created by Microsoft. .NICK has been classified as Misc Files.

.NICK is Outlook 2000 Nickname File

Stores a nickname for an Outlook user, which is linked to a complete user profile; enables a user to enter a string of characters and assign it as a nickname for an e-mail address.

Outlook 2000 and earlier uses NICK files. Outlook 2002 and later uses .NK2 files.

How to fix problems with .NICK files

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