The pak file extension is related to the PAK compressed archive files used by some archive tools for MS-DOS.

There are 3 other file types using
the PAK file extension!

pak file icon.pak - Game resource package file [common]

pak file icon.pak - CrazyTalk SFX file

pak file icon.pak - Orgadata LogiKal file

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PAK file extension - ZLIB PAK file

What is pak file? How to open pak files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

The pak file extension is associated with the PAK compressed files used by some data compression programs for MS-DOS operating system.

*.pak files use ZLIB compression format and they can be uncompressed compatible archive tools, like AlZip and Stuffit.

The default software associated to pak file type:

Zlib icon

Jean-loup Gailly and Mark Adler logo Zlib  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
  Jean-loup Gailly and Mark Adler

Zlib is a software library used for data compression. Zlib was written by Jean-loup Gailly and Mark Adler and is an abstraction of the DEFLATE compression algorithm used in their gzip file compression program.

Help how to open PAK files:

Use AlZip, or Stuffit to extract data from *.pak files.

How to convert file with extension PAK:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to convert this file extension.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert archives and compressed files

List of software applications associated to the .pak file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open pak file, edit pak file, convert pak file, view pak file, play pak file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the pak files.

  • Open pak file
  • Create pak file
  • Extract pak file

Software that open pak file - ZLIB PAK file

Click on the link to get more information about Zlib for open pak file action.


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