The File Extensions Database


.TKS File Extension

  • Developer by: Native Instruments, Inc.
  • Category: Audio and sound Files

What is an .TKS file?

.TKS is Traktor Pro MIDI map

The tks file extension is mainly related to Traktor Pro DJing software and used for one of its audio files.

The tks file contains MIDI map file. These were used in older versions of Traktor and replaced with TSI format in latest versions of the program.


How to open:

You can work with these files in Traktor Pro.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

How to solve problems with TKS files

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