An a01 file extension is related to ARJ archiving utility for MS-DOS and Microsoft Windows operating systems. An a01 file stores one part of a multi-volume ARJ archive.
There is one other file type using
the A01 file extension!
.a01 - Split Multi-volume ALZip compressed file archive (part 3)
Software that works with a01 file extension
A01 file extension - Split Multi-volume ARJ compressed file archive (part 3)
What is a01 file? How to open a01 files?
File type specification:
a01 file icon:
The a01 file extension is associated with ARJ, once very popular archiving program for MS-DOS.
The a01 file is one part of a multi-volume compressed ARJ archive. The arj file extension is used for the native format of ARJ archiver.
ARJ is a file archiver that compresses files into a disk space saving archive. It is fast, reliable, and has a rich set of features which include Windows 9x, Millenium long filename support, file version management, data damage protection, ANSI escape sequence display handler, configurable command options, multiple volume archives (archives that span diskettes) and much more.
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.
The default software associated to a01 file type:
Company or developer:
ARJ Software, Inc.
ARJ32 is Windows 32 command line version of original ARJ archiver. It is full compatible with ARJ for MS-DOS as well as support all file system features of Windows operating system.
List of software applications associated to the .a01 file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open a01 file, edit a01 file, convert a01 file, view a01 file, play a01 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the a01 files.
- Open a01 file
- Create a01 file
- Extract a01 file
Software that open a01 file - Split Multi-volume ARJ compressed file archive (part 3)
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