An shk file extension is related to the ShrinkIt compression tool for Apple II computers. An shk file contains file archive.

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SHK file extension - ShrinkIt compressed Apple II file archive

What is shk file? How to open shk files?

File type specification:

Binary file type icon Binary file type

The shk file is a file which contains one or more files which are almost always in compressed form. Usually, they are produced by GS-ShrinkIt (also called "GSHK" or "ShrinkIt-GS") or the Balloon NDA, or by 8-bit ShrinkIt.

Some shk files are produced by Macs; these may not always be compatible with A2 ShrinkIt programs.

This shk 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 shk file:

ShrinkIt  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Andy Nicholas

ShrinkIt is archiving utility for Apple Mac computers that uses effective LZW compression algorithm.

Help how to open:

Use ShrinkIt to open *.shk file archives.

How to convert:

The easiest way how to convert archive is to decompress the archive with the use of supported archiving or compression tool and repack the content with another compression or archive application of your choice.

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

Software that open shk file - ShrinkIt compressed Apple II file archive

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

Microsoft Windows:

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