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CKP File Extension

Ingres Database Checkpoint Data
  • Developer
    Actian Corporation
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  • Popularity
    3.2 (4 votes)

What is CKP file?

CKP filename suffix is mostly used for Ingres Database Checkpoint Data files. Ingres Database Checkpoint Data format was developed by Actian Corporation. CKP files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. Files with CKP extension are categorized as Database Files files. The Database Files subset comprises 403 various file formats. The most popular software that supports CKP files is Ingres Database. Software named Ingres Database was created by Actian Corporation. In order to find more detailed information on the software and CKP files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support CKP file extension

Programs that can handle CKP files are as follows. Files with CKP suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.

Programs that support CKP file

How to open file with CKP extension?

Being unable to open files with CKP extension can be have various origins. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to Ingres Database Checkpoint Data files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with CKP files.

Step 1. Install Ingres Database software

Install software to open CKP file The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening CKP files is that no program that can handle CKP files is installed on user’s system. To address this issue, go to the Ingres Database developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support CKP files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit Ingres Database website and download the installer.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of Ingres Database

Update software that support file extension CKPYou still cannot access CKP files although Ingres Database is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. The reason that Ingres Database cannot handle files with CKP may be that the software is outdated. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using Ingres Database.

Step 3. Assign Ingres Database to CKP files

If you have the latest version of Ingres Database installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage CKP on your device. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.

Associate software with CKP file on Windows

Change the default application in Windows

  • Clicking the CKP with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where Ingres Database is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open CKP files and clicking OK.
Associate software with CKP file on Mac

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • Right-click the CKP file and select Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with CKP extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Ensure that the CKP file is complete and free of errors

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the CKP file is valid. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

Check CKP file for viruses
1. Check the CKP file for viruses or malware

Should it happed that the CKP is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. If the scanner detected that the CKP file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

2. Ensure the file with CKP extension is complete and error-free

If the CKP file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. If the CKP file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the Ingres Database Checkpoint Data file again.

4. Make sure that the system has sufficient resources to run Ingres Database

If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with CKP extension. In this case close the other applications.

5. Check if you have the latest updates to the operating system and drivers

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with Ingres Database Checkpoint Data files. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with CKP files affecting older versions of given software.

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