Files with ba2 suffix can be nowadays mostly found as game archives from the Fallout 4 computer game by Bethesda.

There are 2 other file types using
the BA2 file extension!

ba2 file icon.ba2 - B.O.U.T. Evolution low res texture file

ba2 file icon.ba2 - Brother address book file

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BA2 file extension - Fallout 4 archive

What is ba2 file? How to open ba2 files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

File extension ba2 is nowadays mostly related to special game archives used by the Fallout 4 computer game from Bethesda.

These archives may contain anything, including textures, meshes, voices, maps and more.

Two types of ba2 archives exist: generic and texture. Generic archives can contain anything, while texture archives are optimized for storing textures.

There is no significant size advantage when comparing the two, but texture archives store textures in a more intelligent way that is friendlier to the runtime texture streamer.

Help how to open BA2 files:

Some modding tools can be used to extract the content of .ba2 files, but otherwise these files are only used by the game engine itself.

How to convert file with extension BA2:

You can use the B.A.E. tool to extract textures and meshes from .ba2 files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .ba2 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 ba2 file, edit ba2 file, convert ba2 file, view ba2 file, play ba2 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

  • Export ba2 file

Applications that export ba2 file - Fallout 4 archive

Click on the link to get more information about B.A.E. - Bethesda Archive Extractor for export ba2 file action.

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