Open 002 file

The most commonly used .002 file type: Part 2 of a compressed file from a multi-volume archive

How to open 002 files?

002 file icon Have you had trouble opening the 002 file on your computer? What are 002 files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is 002 file?

Some compression and archive utilities use files with a 002 extension for the second part of a split multi-volume archive. To extract the content of a split archive, you must first collect all its parts and begin the extraction from the first archive.

More information about 002 files: Part 2 of a compressed file from a multi-volume archive

002 file is a compressed file that is part of a multi-volume archive. It is the second file in a sequence of archives, the first one being the 001.

These types of files are used when large amounts of data need to be compressed and stored across multiple files, rather than one large file.

This can make the data easier to manage, store, and transfer. The 002 file can only be opened and used when all other parts of the multi-volume archive are available. Programs like 7-Zip, WinRAR, or HJSplit can be used to combine and extract these files.

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Other 002 file name extensions using the same .002 suffix

.002 - Drive Image 5 setup data file

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

Open 002 file with software: Drive Image

.002 - Typically, part 002 of a split archive or backup file type

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

Open 002 file with software: Total Commander Splitter HJSplit SplitJoin

.002 - International S-57 Hydrographic Data Electronic Navigation Chart File Type

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

Open 002 file with software: ArcGIS

.002 - Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007 temporary file

Files with 002 extension are associated with Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007

Open 002 file with software: Microsoft SharePoint Server

.002 - Winfunktion Mathematic v8.0 Julia fractal file type

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

Open 002 file with software: Winfunktion Mathematik Plus

What file extension actually is?

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

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