Open 002 file

002 file icon Did your computer fail to open 002 file? We explain what 002 files are and recommend software that we know can open your 002 files.

What is 002 file?

Files with 002 extension are used by some compression and archive utilities for one part (second) of a split multi-volume archive. In order to extract the content of split archive, you first have to gather all its pieces and start the extraction of the first archive.

002 file description

File extension 002 is associated with several compression tools, which are using, or did use in the past, the 002 file extension for its multi-volume archive files, such as WinRAR (see part2.rar) or 7-Zip (see 7z.002).

The general file sequence is 001, 002, 003, etc.. and you will need all parts of the multi-volume archive to successfully extract the content.

In some cases, the 002 file extension doesn't mean the second part of the multi-volume archive, but the second part of the divided file.

The first thing you have to do is to merge split files (001, 002, 003 etc.) into one file (usually split archive) via split tools. Afterwards you can use a compression utility to extract data from the archive.

Software that will open 002 file


One of the oldest and most popular shareware file archiver and data compression utility


Popular open source file archiver with a high compression ratio

Other 002 file extensions

002 - Drive Image 5 setup data

Files with 002 file extension can be found as installation packages from Drive Image 5 backup utility for Windows.

002 - Generally split archive or backup file (part 002)

A 002 file extension is related to the Generally split archive or backup files (part 002).

002 - International S-57 Hydrographic Data Electronic Navigation Chart

Files with 002 file extension can also be found as navigation charts in  International S-57 Hydrographic data format.

002 - Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007 temporary file

Files with 002 extension are associated with Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007

002 - Winfunktion Mathematic v8.0 Julia fractal

A 002 file extension is related to the Winfunktion Mathematik v8.0 Julia fractal data format.

What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the file name, so for example filename.mp3 has file extension „mp3“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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