How to open a file with .CHK extension?

File Type : CHKDSK/SCANDISK Output
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .CHK file

Searching for the right program to open .CHK files?

"You'll need a new app to open this file" is probably the most common error faced by millions of Windows users every day. This is either because the program required to open a file is not available on your system or there may be other issues.

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What is .CHK file extension?

Database file that contains virus definitions for Sophos Anti-Virus; updated with InterCheck, a service that checks a central virus reporting system; can be modified by changing the InterCheck reporting level and syslog configuration settings. The InterCheck datbase is named "interchk.chk" by default. It is stored in the /Program Files/Sophos/Sophos Anti-Virus/Config directory on Windows computers.
You can see a list of software programs here on easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open CHKfiles:

  • Sophos Anti-Virus
  • Sophos Anti-Virus
  • Sophos Anti-Virus