Files with idlk suffix can be mainly found as so called lock files for Adobe InDesign.

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Software that open idlk file

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IDLK file extension - Adobe InDesign lock file

What is idlk file? How to open idlk files?

File type specification:

Temporary file type icon Temporary file type

idlk file icon: idlk filetype icon

File extension idlk is associated with the Adobe InDesign, a desktop publishing software for Windows and Mac.

Temporary file, file is created, when user edits indd file. After finish and save indd file idlk file is automatically deleted.

The default software associated to open idlk file:

Adobe InDesign icon

Adobe Systems Incorporated logoAdobe InDesign  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Adobe Systems Incorporated

A popular software for designing, preflighting and publishing documents for print, online, or to mobile devices. In InDesign graphic designers can create posters, flyers, brochures, books etc.

InDesign also supports export to digital SWF Flash format and EPUB format. Adobe InDesign is the successor to Adobe PageMaker. Adobe InDesign is distributed independently or as a part of some Adobe Creative Suite and Creative Cloud editions.

The latest version, Adobe InDesign CC is available through the new Adobe Creative Cloud subscription service. The previous version was InDesign CS6.

Adobe InDesign for Mac icon

Adobe Systems Incorporated logoAdobe InDesign for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Adobe InDesign is popular application used to design documents, such as flyers, posters, brochures, magazines, books etc.. Adobe InDesign also supports export to EPUB and SWF formats to create electronic publications for mobile platforms. InDesign is distributed as a stand-alone application, or as a part of Adobe Creative Suite.

The latest version, InDesign CC is available through the new Adobe Creative Cloud. The previous version was InDesign CS6.

Help how to open:

You cannot open this file type manually, it is generated for a very specific purpose.

How to convert:

Lock files are not meant to be converted to anything else.

List of software applications associated to the .idlk 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 idlk file, edit idlk file, convert idlk file, view idlk file, play idlk 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 idlk files.

Programs that can create idlk file - Adobe InDesign lock file

Programs supporting the exension idlk on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for create idlk file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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