Open 7Z.012 file

Split Multi-volume 7-ZIP compressed file archive (part 12)

How to open 7z.012 files?

7z.012 file icon Have you had trouble opening the 7z.012 file on your computer? What are 7z.012 files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is 7z.012 file?

A 7z.012 file extension is related to the 7-zip compression tool. A 7z.012 contains a part of split multi-volume 7-ZIP compressed file archives (part 12).

Split Multi-volume 7-ZIP compressed file archive (part 12) description

The 7z.012 file extension is associated with 7-Zip. Its one part of a multi-volume compressed 7-ZIP archive. The extension is actually only 012, the .7z is added to the file name of the archive file to distinguish it as 7z multi-volume compressed file archive.

7-ZIP is the native format of 7-Zip archiver. Like other archives, 7-ZIP files are data containers, which store one or several files in a compressed form. Compressed archives are common on internet, especially on sharing or torrent sites.

Note, that 7-ZIP executable archives cannot be made as multi volume archives. The SFX 7-ZIP archive has the common exe file extension.

In order to unpack the multi-volume 7-ZIP archive, you need to place ALL of the split parts in the same directory and start extraction of the first volume (7z.001). The program will automatically use all of the parts to extract the content of the archive.

Suggested software to open 7z.012 file

p7zip for Linux

Command line tool used to create and extract 7zip archives

p7zip for Mac

Mac version of file archiver


Popular open source file archiver with a high compression ratio

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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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