A pkk file extension is related to the PuTTYgen and used for its private key files.

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PKK file extension - PuTTYgen private key

What is pkk file? How to open pkk files?

File type specification:

Encoded and encrypted file type icon Encoded and encrypted file type

The pkk file extension is associated with the PuTTYgen, which is a part of the PuTTY. The PuTTYgen is a RSA and DSA key generation utility.

The pkk file contains private key.

The default software associated to open pkk file:

PuTTY icon

PuTTY  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Simon Tatham

PuTTY is a free implementation of Telnet and SSH for Windows and Unix platforms, along with an xterm terminal emulator. It is written and maintained primarily by Simon Tatham.

Help how to open:

Use PuTTY to work with *.pkk files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .pkk 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 .pkk 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 pkk file, edit pkk file, convert pkk file, view pkk file, play pkk 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 pkk files.

Software that open pkk file - PuTTYgen private key

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

Microsoft Windows:

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