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Details of the .pak file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .pak file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .pak file?
  • What program do I need to open a .pak file?
  • How can the .pak file be opened, edited or printed?
  • Where can I find the specifications for .pak?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .pak extension?
  • How can I convert .pak files to another format?
  • What are other, similar filename extensions to .pak?

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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

.pak file extension details

Quake Engine Data

.pak
Quake Engine Data .pak file icon
Description:
PAK file is a Quake Engine Data file. The PAK files use ZIP compression and just have different names.
Category: Game Data files
Application: Quake
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
PAK aliases:
-
PAK related links:
-
PAK related extensions:
Doom Data File

ZIP Archive

Zoo Compressed Archive

Quake 3 Engine Data File

Unreal Tournament 2003 Map File

Project Snowblind Game Data

Unreal Tournament 2004 Package

CoD2 Game Data

CoD2 Fast File

Unreal Tournament Texture Package

Other types of files may also use the .pak file extension.

.pak file extension error

The .pak file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

apk, pam, pk, pka, pa, pal, pwk, ak, pao, paj, lak

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

Android Application Package
Portable Arbitrary Map
Adobe Audition v3 Peak File
Cisco Packet Tracer Activity File
Print Artist Project
Blackberry Password Keeper Data
Dr. Halo External Color Palette
Corel Colour Palette
TracerCAD File
Xilinx Peripheral Analyze Order File
open .pak file

Can't open a .pak file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows cannot open this file:

example.pak

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .pak file association, check the FAQ.

.pak file extension

Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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