What is a .ZKS File And How To Open It – Owlcat Games

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While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .zks extension. You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .zks file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .ZKS file?

The .ZKS file extension stands for Pathfinder Kingmaker Game Save File. The developer of this file extension is Owlcat Games. The file has the zip format, and it is a game related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .ZKS file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Pathfinder Kingmaker software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .ZKS 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: 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 Pathfinder Kingmaker software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .ZKS file?

If you cannot open the .ZKS file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .ZKS file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .zl – Jean-loup Gailly, .zl9 – ZoneAlarm, .zlb – AutoDesSys, .zlb – Andrew Plotkin, .zm1 – Check Point. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .ZKS file with the Pathfinder Kingmaker program on Windows.