A ckp file extension is related to the Ingres Database checkpoint data format.

There are 2 other file types using
the CKP file extension!

empty icon.ckp - Valise secure archive file

empty icon.ckp - Microsoft SQL Server checkpoint

Detailed description

Software that open ckp file

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CKP file extension - Ingres Database checkpoint data

What is ckp file? How to open ckp files?

File type specification:

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The ckp file extension is associated with Ingres Database, an SQL relational database management system for various platforms, developed by Actian Corporation.

The ckp file stores checkpoint data from Ingres Database.


The default software associated to open ckp file:

Ingres Database  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Actian Corporation

Ingres Database is the open source database management system that can reduce IT costs and time to value while providing the strength and features expected from an enterprise class database. Ingres Database is a leader in supporting business critical applications and helping manage the most demanding enterprise applications of Fortune 500 companies. Focused on reliability, security, scalability, and ease of use, Ingres contains features demanded by the enterprise while providing the flexibility of open source.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .ckp file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .ckp file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open ckp file, edit ckp file, convert ckp file, view ckp file, play ckp file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with ckp file - Ingres Database checkpoint data

Click on the software link for more information about Ingres Database. Ingres Database uses ckp file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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