.KIT File Extension

Native Instruments
File Type:
Battery Drum Kit File

Having trouble opening .kit extension? Don't panic! This page explains what kit files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open kit files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a KIT file?

Kit file extension has Battery Drum Kit file type, developed by Native Instruments, which is associated with the "audio files" category.

Typically used by Battery, the file comes with various audio sound samples for a specific drum kit version. This includes bass drum, cymbals, snare drum, hi-hats, etc. The file supports acoustic and electronic drums’ sound samples.

The latest versions of KIT files use the .KT3 extension.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

kit file icon
Native Instruments
File Type:
Battery Drum Kit File
Audio Files

How to open KIT file?

Double click the kit file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .kit extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the kit extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the kit file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open KIT files

  • Windows Windows
    • Native Instruments Battery Native Instruments Battery
  • MacOS MacOS
    • Native Instruments Battery Native Instruments Battery

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the kit file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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