IKMP File Extension

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SampleTank Preset
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    IK Multimedia Production srl
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What is IKMP file?

Full format name of files that use IKMP extension is SampleTank Preset. SampleTank Preset specification was created by IK Multimedia Production srl. IKMP files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. IKMP file format, along with 1112 other file formats, belongs to the Settings Files category. SampleTank is by far the most used program for working with IKMP files. On the official website of IK Multimedia Production srl developer not only will you find detailed information about theSampleTank software, but also about IKMP and other supported file formats.

Programs which support IKMP file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support IKMP files. Files with IKMP 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 IKMP file

Windows Windows

How to open file with IKMP extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening IKMP files on given system. Fortunately, most common problems with IKMP files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with IKMP files.

Step 1. Download and install SampleTank

The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening IKMP files is that no program that can handle IKMP files is installed on user’s system. The solution is straightforward, just download and install SampleTank. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support IKMP files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. The safest method of downloading SampleTank installed is by going to developer’s website (IK Multimedia Production srl) and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Update SampleTank to the latest version

If you already have SampleTank installed on your systems and IKMP files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. If you have an older version of SampleTank installed, it may not support IKMP format. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using SampleTank.

Step 3. Set the default application to open IKMP files to SampleTank

After installing SampleTank (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open IKMP files. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Clicking the IKMP with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where SampleTank is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open IKMP files and clicking OK.

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected IKMP file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with IKMP extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Verify that the IKMP is not faulty

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the IKMP file in question. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

1. The IKMP may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

If the IKMP is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Scan the IKMP file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the scanner detected that the IKMP file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

If the IKMP 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. When downloading the file with IKMP extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the SampleTank Preset file again.

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

If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with IKMP 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 SampleTank Preset files. It may be the case that the IKMP files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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