What is a .SK File And How To Open It – Apple (Easy Guide)

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Have you came across a file with the .sk extension and you don’t know what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .sk file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .SK file?

The .SK file extension is from Safari History Index File. This file extension was developed by Apple. This file belongs to the binary format and it is a miscellaneous file.

What to know

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

How to open a .SK file?

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

How to open a .SK file on Mac

To open the .sk file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Apple Safari software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .SK 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Apple Safari software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .SK file?

If you cannot open the .SK file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .SK file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .sk – bensku. 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 .SK file with the Apple Safari program on Mac.