What is a .SKETCHPAD File And How To Open It – Sketch.IO (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .sketchpad 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. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .sketchpad file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .SKETCHPAD file?

The file extension .SKETCHPAD is Sketchpad Drawing File. This file extension belongs to the developer Sketch.IO. The file is a vector related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .SKETCHPAD file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .SKETCHPAD file on various operating systems.

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Sketch.IO Sketchpad software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .SKETCHPAD 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 Sketch.IO Sketchpad 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 .SKETCHPAD file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Sketch.IO Sketchpad software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .SKETCHPAD file

2. The second step is locating 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, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 Sketch.IO Sketchpad software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .SKETCHPAD file in the Browser

The currently known web apps that can open this file are: Sketch.IO Sketchpad. Just right click on the file and choose “Open With” on your OS.

Still cannot open the .SKETCHPAD file?

If you are still unable to open the .SKETCHPAD file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .SKETCHPAD file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .skf – Autodesk, .ski – Motorola, .skim – Skim, .skin – Microsoft, .skin – Flexera. 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 .SKETCHPAD file with the Sketch.IO Sketchpad program on Windows, Sketch.IO Sketchpad program on Mac and Sketch.IO Sketchpad program in the Browser.