A 008 file extension is related to the generally split archive or backup files (part 008).

There are 2 other file types using
the 008 file extension!

008 icon.008 - Compressed file from a multi-volume archive (part 8) [common]

empty icon.008 - International S-57 Hydrographic data electronic navigation chart

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Software that open 008 file

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008 file extension - Generally split archive or backup file (part 008)

What is 008 file? How to open 008 files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

The 008 file extension is generally associated with split files.

A part of larger file split using splitter software, such us HJSplit, WellTek 001 File Joiner & Splitter, SplitJoin or File Managers, such as Total Commander.

Any additional split files use the 001,002,003...etc. file sequence.

You will need to merge them first with the use of the splitting/joining software tool, before you can open or work with them.

It can be also big game data file from various computer games.

The default software associated to open 008 file:

Total Commander icon

Total Commander  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Ghisler Software GmbH

Total Commander is a file manager for Windows, a program like Windows Explorer to copy, move or delete files. However, Total Commander can do much more than Explorer, e.g. pack and unpack files, access ftp servers, compare files by content, etc!

Help how to open:

Use compatible tools to work with *.008 files.

How to convert:

In order to convert the original split file to something else, you will need to merge it first using the original splitting tool.

List of software applications associated to the .008 file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open 008 file, edit 008 file, convert 008 file, view 008 file, play 008 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 008 files.

Software that open 008 file - Generally split archive or backup file (part 008)

Programs supporting the exension 008 on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open 008 file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with 008 file by default:
Total Commander small icon Total Commander
Other suggested software:
HJSplit small icon HJSplit

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