A ks file extension is related to the Microsoft Works, an office suite for Microsoft Windows. A ks file stores spreadsheet.

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

empty icon.ks - Kickstart script

empty icon.ks - Keystore data

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KS file extension - Microsoft Works spreadsheet

What is ks file? How to open ks files?

File type specification:

Spreadsheet and workbook file type icon Spreadsheet and workbook file type

ks file icon: ks filetype icon

The ks file extension is associated with Microsoft Works, an office suite produced by Microsoft, which was offered as smaller, less expensive, and with fewer features than the Microsoft Office suite. Its core functionality includes a word processor, a spreadsheet and a database.

The ks files were used in some older version of Microsoft Works for spreadsheet files. The latest version if Microsoft Works is using the wks format instead.

This ks 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 open ks file:

Microsoft Works icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Works  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Works is office suite developed as cheaper substitute of Microsoft Office. Works includes word processor, spreadsheet, database management and calendar. Older versions also included terminal emulation tool. Microsoft Works is able to open Microsoft Office documents.

Works is discontinued product and it was replaced by Microsoft Office Starter edition.

Help how to open:

Use Works to open *.ks files.

How to convert:

Use Works to export *.ks files to other formats.

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

Software that open ks file - Microsoft Works spreadsheet

Programs supporting the exension ks on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Microsoft Works for open ks file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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