How to open a file with .KAP extension?

File Type : MapInfo Sea Chart (MapInfo Corporation)
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .KAP file

Searching for the right program to open .KAP files?

"You'll need a new app to open this file" is probably the most common error faced by millions of Windows users every day. This is either because the program required to open a file is not available on your system or there may be other issues.


What is .KAP file extension?

File used by programs that read nautical charts; contains cartographic information in text format as well as encoded raster images in binary format; used by GIS programs and organizations such as the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
You can see a list of software programs here on www.easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open KAPfiles:

  • Safe Software FME Desktop
  • Maptech U.S. Boating Charts
  • Maptech Chart Navigator
  • NOAA Chart Viewer
  • Maptech U.S. Boating Charts