Open dsk file

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What is dsk file?

Files with dsk file extension can be commonly found as various disk files. Used as extensions since the time of DOS and APPLE II.

dsk file description

The dsk file extension is used for a disk image format.

The "disk image" is typically a file containing every data byte on a diskette, i.e. Catalog tracks, files, DOS (if present) etc. One kind of disk image, NIB, tries to preserve all disk information (e.g. sector headers, sync bytes, etc.).

Apple II emulators running on a PC, Mac, etc. treat disk image files like diskettes. Disk image files are also a handy way to archive Apple II disks on hard disk and to maintain wares on ftp and other download sites.

These dsk (usually .dsk) files are disk image files used by popular Apple II emulators like AppleWin to run A2 wares on the PC or Mac.

Software that will open dsk file

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Other dsk file extensions

dsk - Delphi project desktop

Files with dsk extension can also be found as desktop setting files from Delphi IDE developed by Borland.

dsk - Lotus Notes design elements

Files with dsk file extension can also be found as saved design elements for old Lotus Notes program.

dsk - Microsoft Windows XP system restore backup

Files with dsk file extension can be found as system restore backup file from Windows XP operating system.

dsk - MSX-DOS disk image

Files with dsk file extension may also be found as very old disk images for MSX-DOS operating system.

dsk - Novell NetWare disk driver

A dsk file extension is related to the Novell NetWare operating system and used for its disk drivers.

dsk - SHARP MZ-series emulator data

A dsk file extension is related to emulators of SHARP MZ computer.

dsk - Simple IDs database

A dsk file extension is related to the Simple IDs and used for its databases.

dsk - VMware virtual disk

Files with dsk file extension can be found as virtual disks from earlier versions of VMware virtualization products. No longer used and replaced by VMDK format.

dsk - WinImage disk image file

Files with dsk file extension may also be found as special disk images from WinImage disk imaging suite.

dsk - ZX Spectrum emulator data

Files with dsk file extension can also be found as disk emulator files for some ZX Spectrum Emulators.



What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the file name, so for example filename.mp3 has file extension „mp3“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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