A jks file extension is related to the Java programming language and used for its KeyStore files.

There is one other file type using
the JKS file extension!

empty icon.jks - Jedi Knight saved game

Detailed description

Software that open jks file

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JKS file extension - Java KeyStore data

What is jks file? How to open jks files?

File type specification:

Source code and script file type icon Source code and script file type

The jks file extension is associated with the Java programming language and Java application servers available for various platforms.

The jks file contains saved Java KeyStore data used to represent a storage facility for cryptographic keys and certificates.

Updated: December 28, 2023

The default software associated to open jks file:

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Oracle Corporation logoJava  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Oracle Corporation

Java is a set of developing applications and specifications used to create software in Java programming language. Java is used on many computing platforms from desktop computers to mobile phones.

Java source code derives much syntax from C and C++ programming language but has a simpler object model. To run applications written in Java the Java runtime environment must be installed on a device.

Java Development Kit (JDK) icon

Oracle Corporation logoJava Development Kit (JDK)  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Oracle Corporation

 JDK is a development environment for building applications, applets, and components using the Java programming language.

Help how to open:

Use JDK to work with *.jks files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .jks 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 software applications associated to the .jks 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 jks file, edit jks file, convert jks file, view jks file, play jks file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org'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 jks files.

Software that open jks file - Java KeyStore data

Programs supporting the exension jks on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Java Development Kit (JDK) for open jks file action.

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