The bz2 file extension is related to the cross platform bzip2 compressed file archive format, released in 1996.
There are 2 other file types using
the BZ2 file extension!
.bz2 - Direct Connect compressed hub list file
.bz2 - ZPoc user file list
Software that works with bz2 file extension
BZ2 file extension - bzip2 compressed file archive
What is bz2 file? How to open bz2 files?
File type specification:
bz2 file icon:
The bz2 file extension is related to bzip2, a freely available, patent free, high-quality data compressor.
It typically compresses files to within 10% to 15% of the best available techniques (the PPM family of statistical compressors), whilst being around twice as fast at compression and six times faster at decompression.
The bz2 file is archive created with the program.
List of software applications associated to the .bz2 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 bz2 file, edit bz2 file, convert bz2 file, view bz2 file, play bz2 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 bz2 files.
- Open bz2 file
- Convert bz2 file
- Create bz2 file
- Extract bz2 file
- Others bz2 file
Software that open bz2 file - bzip2 compressed file archive
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