Files with bzip extension are compressed archives most likely found on Unix/Linux platform. Can be extracted with any BZIP compatible file archiver.

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Software that works with bzip file extension

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BZIP file extension - BZIP compressed archive file

What is bzip file? How to open bzip files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

The bzip file extension is sometimes used for archiving data on Unix systems and for exchanging files on the internet. Binary format.

Compresses data using a combination of the Burrows-Wheeler transform and Huffman entropy coding. Stores a single file. Typically used in combination with TAR. Developed and maintained by Julian Seward.

MIME: application/x-bzip

Help how to open BZIP files:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to open this file extension.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to open or extract archives and compressed files

How to convert file with extension BZIP:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to convert this file extension.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert archives and compressed files

List of software applications associated to the .bzip 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 bzip file, edit bzip file, convert bzip file, view bzip file, play bzip file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Hint:
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 bzip files.

  • Open bzip file
  • Extract bzip file

Software that open bzip file - BZIP compressed archive file

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open bzip file action.

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Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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