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.BKS File Extension

File Type 1NTBackup Settings File

4.3 (6 Votes)
CategorySettings Files

What is a BKS file?

File used by NTBackup, a Windows program used to create backups; stores a list of backup directories and file names in a plain text format; may specify directory or file inclusions and exclusions; may also specify to backup the system state.

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BKS files are used to create automated backups of Windows files. They may store files, registry information, and other system status information. When executed, NTBackup creates .BKF backup files.

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Programs that open BKS files

Microsoft NTBackup
Updated 3/19/2010

File Type 2Microsoft Works Spreadsheet Backup File

3.5 (2 Votes)
CategorySpreadsheet Files

.BKS File Association 2

Spreadsheet backup file (.WPS file) created by Microsoft Works; generated automatically as a backup in case the original spreadsheet file becomes corrupted and cannot be opened.

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The file extension may need to be changed from ".bks" to ".wps" in order to open correctly.

NOTE: Microsoft Works has been discontinued and is no longer available.

Programs that open BKS files

Updated 6/4/2015

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