File Extension PPK

.PPK File

File extension: PPK
File type: Win32 Telnet/SSH Client Private Key


Notes about the PPK file extension:



Incorrect file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your PC system. As such it is highly recommended to scan your PC for invalid registry entries, unused processes and other unfavourable system settings to identify slowdown issues.

The PPK file type is primarily associated with 'PuTTY'. PuTTY is a terminal emulator application which can act as a client for the SSH, Telnet, rlogin, and raw TCP computing protocols. The name PuTTY has no definitive meaning, though tty is the name for a terminal in the Unix tradition, usually held to be short for teletype.

Detailed information for file extension PPK:


Primary association: PuTTY
Identifying characters Hex: 50 75 54 54 59 2D 55 73 65 72 2D 4B 65 79 2D 46 69 6C 65 2D 32 3A 20 , ASCII: PuTTY-User-Key-File-2:
Related links: Wikipedia PuTTY Page

Other applications associated with file type PPK:

  • PPK ArchiveMany programs.
File Identifier - TrID
'Identifying characters' used on FILExt.com are
provided by Marco Pontello from his TrID database




Important: Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC. It is highly recommended that you scan your PC for invalid registry entries, unused processes and other slowdown issues.

Technical data

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System Info for File Extension .PPK

The following listing is compiled from the database produced by the 'Associate This!' program, selected data from the main FILExt database and information FILExt collected directly from user systems.

ProgramID: KODAK Picture Printing Software.Document, AppName: PhotoPrint

ProgramID: PuTTYPrivateKey
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\PuTTY\pageant.exe %1

ProgramID: PuTTYPrivateKey
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%Files\PuTTY\pageant.exe


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