Open A02 file

The most commonly used .a02 file type: Split Multi-volume ARJ compressed file archive (part 4)

How to open a02 files?

a02 file icon Have you had trouble opening the a02 file on your computer? What are a02 files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is a02 file?

An a02 file extension is related to the Split Multi-volume ARJ compressed file archives (part 4).

More information about a02 files: Split Multi-volume ARJ compressed file archive (part 4)

The a02 file extension is associated with ARJ archiver. A *.a02 is  one part of a multi-volume compressed ARJ archive.

Some arj files can be parts of a multi-volume sequences. In ARJ you can split a huge archive to a few smaller files, which are called volumes.

ARJ archiver does use the following sequence:

  • *.arj for first volume
  • *.a00, *.a01, *.a02 .... etc. for any additional volumes

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

Suggested software to open a02 file


Once very popular file archiver for MS-DOS


A command line version of ARJ archiver

Other A02 file name extensions using the same .a02 suffix

.a02 - Split Multi-volume ALZip compressed file archive (part 4)

Open a02 file with software: ALZip

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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Our database contains a huge list of different file extensions, usually with detailed description and programs that can be used to open or otherwise work with that particular file type.

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