What is a .TAK File And How To Open It – Thomas Becker (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .tak 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. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .tak file extension and how to open it.

What is a .TAK file?

The .TAK file extension is Tom’s Lossless Audio Kompressor File. This file extension belongs to the developer Thomas Becker. The file has the binary format, and it is a audio related file.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .tak file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .TAK file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the VideoLAN VLC media player software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: AIMP and VideoLAN VLC media player.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .TAK file

2. The second step is locating 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 VideoLAN VLC media player 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 .TAK file on Mac

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

1. The first step is to download the VideoLAN VLC media player software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is VideoLAN VLC media player.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .TAK 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: 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 VideoLAN VLC media player software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .TAK file on Linux

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .TAK 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: 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the VideoLAN VLC media player software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .TAK file?

If you cannot open the .TAK file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .TAK file.tak – K&K; Associates, .tak – MAGIX. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .TAK file with the VideoLAN VLC media player, AIMP programs on Windows, VideoLAN VLC media player program on Mac and VideoLAN VLC media player software on Linux.