File Extension Library

.WRK File Extension

  • Developer by: Cakewalk
  • Category: Audio Files

What are .WRK files and how to open them?

Can't open .WRK 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 .WRK file.

What is a .WRK file extension?

.WRK file extension is created by Cakewalk. .WRK has been classified as Audio Files.

.WRK is Cakewalk Music Project

Project file created by Cakewalk, an audio production application; may split the production across multiple tracks and can include MIDI data, references to audio files, fader settings, tempos, audio effects, and other settings.

The ".wrk" extension is used by older versions of Cakewalk. Newer versions use the .CWP extension.

List of all softwares that can open the Cakewalk Music Project
Cakewalk SONAR X3
File Type 2:

SQL Server Log Shipping File

Developer by: Microsoft Category: Database Files

Database backup file created by SQL Server, a relational database management system (RDBMS); saves a backup of transaction logs while they are being copied to secondary storage; renamed to ".trn" when the backup is complete.

The ".wrk" extension is assigned to the transaction log backup file temporarily during the backup operation. Therefore, if you see a WRK file that has not changed for a long period of time, it is possible that the backup operation failed.

List of all softwares that can open the SQL Server Log Shipping File
Microsoft SQL Server 2016

How to fix problems with .WRK files

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