File Extension Library

.TNK File Extension

  • Developer by: Notepad++ Team
  • Category: Various data Files

What are .TNK files and how to open them?

Can't open .TNK 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 .TNK file.

What is a .TNK file extension?

.TNK file extension is created by Notepad++ Team. .TNK has been classified as Various data Files.

.TNK is Nimbus 7 SAMS data

The tnk file extension is associated with Nimbus 7. The tnk data are stored in ASCII files and could be view by text editor or word processor.

Nimbus 7 was experimental satellite.

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

Currently, .TNK file type is not actively used and is obsolete.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:

Use any text editor to view content of *.tnk files.

How to convert:

There is probably no real way how you can convert this particular file type to anything else.

How to fix problems with .TNK files

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