There are 10 other file types using
the DSK file extension!

dsk file icon.dsk - Delphi desktop file

dsk file icon.dsk - Novell NetWare disk driver

dsk file icon.dsk - ZX Spectrum emulator file

dsk file icon.dsk - Disk image file

dsk file icon.dsk - MSX-DOS disk image

dsk file icon.dsk - Lotus Notes design elements

dsk file icon.dsk - SHARP MZ-series emulator file

dsk file icon.dsk - Simple IDs database

dsk file icon.dsk - Microsoft Windows XP system restore backup

dsk file icon.dsk - WinImage disk image file

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DSK file extension - VMware virtual disk file

What is dsk file? How to open dsk files?

The dsk file extension was also used by earlier versions of VMware products for files that contain saved virtual disks from a virtual machine build.

The latest versions of VMware are using the VMDK file extension instead.

This dsk file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to dsk file type:

VMware Workstation icon

VMware, Inc. logo VMware Workstation  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  VMware, Inc.

VMware Workstation is popular application used to create virtual computer machines in one desktop or laptop computer. It supports virtualization of many computer operating systems, such as Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, MS-DOS, FreeBSD etc.

VMware Workstation can convert an existing physical computer into VMware virtual machine. Each virtual machine represents a complete computer, including processor, memory, network connections etc. VMware Workstation is distributed for Microsoft Windows and Linux.

Help how to open DSK files:

You can work with these files using VMware virtualization programs, provided you have all of the files of the virtual machine system.

How to convert file with extension DSK:

Generally speaking, whole virtual machines can be transfered from one virtualization plarform to another, let's say from VMWare to VirtualBox. However, you can rarely do a conversion for just certain parts of the whole virtual machine, like the disk images.

Find conversions from dsk file:

dsk to bin

dsk to ova

dsk to vhd

Find converter to dsk file type:

bin to dsk

ovf to dsk

vmdk to dsk

List of software applications associated to the .dsk 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 dsk file, edit dsk file, convert dsk file, view dsk file, play dsk file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Hint:
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 dsk files.

  • Open dsk file
  • Create dsk file

Software that open dsk file - VMware virtual disk file

Click on the link to get more information about VMware Workstation for open dsk file action.

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