What is a .NKIT File And How To Open It (Easy Steps)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .nkit extension, but you are not sure what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .nkit file extension and how to open it.

What is a .NKIT file?

The file extension .NKIT is from Nintendo Kit Game ROM File.The file is a disk image file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .nkit file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .NKIT file?

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

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

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .nkit file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Dolphin software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is Dolphin.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .NKIT 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, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 Dolphin software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .NKIT file on Mac

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .nkit file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Dolphin software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Dolphin.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .NKIT file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

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

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Dolphin software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .NKIT file on Linux

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .nkit file on Linux in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Dolphin software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is Dolphin.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .NKIT file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Hover over the “Open with” button

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

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

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

Still cannot open the .NKIT file?

If you cannot open the .NKIT file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .NKIT file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .nkm – Native Instruments, .nkm – Nintendo, .nkp – Native Instruments, .nks – Native Instruments, .nkx – Native Instruments. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .NKIT file with the Dolphin program on Windows, Dolphin program on Mac and Dolphin software on Linux.