What is a .DSK File And How To Open It – Borland (Easy Steps)


Have you came across a file with the .dsk extension and you don’t know what it is? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .dsk file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .DSK file?

The file extension .DSK is Borland Project Desktop File. It was developed by Borland. The file is a development related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .dsk file on 1 platform.

How to open a .DSK file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .DSK file on your operating system/device.

How to open a .DSK file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

The .dsk file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. In the first step you need to download the Embarcadero Delphi software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Embarcadero Delphi software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .DSK file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Embarcadero Delphi software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .DSK file?

If you cannot open the .DSK file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .DSK file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .dsk – Disk Image. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .DSK file with the Embarcadero Delphi program on Windows.