Open a02 file

a02 file icon Did your computer fail to open a02 file? We explain what a02 files are and recommend software that we know can open your a02 files.

What is a02 file?

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

a02 file description

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.

Software that will open a02 file


Once very popular file archiver for MS-DOS


A command line version of ARJ archiver

Other a02 file extensions

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

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.

We can help you to open your file

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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Every software listed in our database is verified and ve provide link to the developer or to the software own website, which should hopefuly be enough for you to download the most recent version of the program.