Open 016 file

The most common choise: 16th part of a multi-volume archive containing a split or compressed file

How to open 16th part of a multi-volume archive containing a split or compressed file .016 files

016 file icon Have you had trouble opening the 016 file on your computer? What are 016 files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is 016 file?

A 016 file extension is related to the Split file or Compressed file from a multi-volume archive (part 16) format.

16th part of a multi-volume archive containing a split or compressed file description

The 016 file extension is generally associated with split files. A part of larger file split using splitter software, such us HJSplit, WellTek 001 File Joiner & Splitter, SplitJoin or File Managers, such as Total Commander. It is also associated with several archivers or compression tools, which are using, or did use in the past, the 016 file extension for its multi-volume files or archives, such as Winrar (see part16.rar) or 7-Zip (see 7z.016).

In case of split files, you will need to merge them first with the use of the splitting/joining software tool, before you can open or work with them. If the files are compressed multi-volume archives, you will have to extract the first one and it will automatically continue to extract all the parts. In either case, you will need ALL the parts to access the original content.

Suggested software to open 016 file


Popular open source file archiver with a high compression ratio


A freeware file-splitting software


A small program for spliting and merging files

Total Commander

Highly popular file manager for Windows

There are other 016 filename extensions with the same .016 suffix

016 - Data for the Formula 1 2001 game

A 016 file extension is related to the Formula 1 2001 video game. A 016 file stores game data.

016 - Winfunktion Mathematic v8.0 Julia fractal: File format for Julia fractals in Winfunktion Mathematic version 8.0

A 016 file extension is related to the Winfunktion Mathematik v8.0 software from bhv Publishing. A 016 file contains julia fractal.

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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