A 010 file extension is used by some compression and archive utilities for 10th part of a split multi-volume archive. In order to extract the content of split archive, you first have to gather all its pieces and start the extraction of the first archive.

There are 2 other file types using
the 010 file extension!

empty icon.010 - Generally split archive or backup file (part 010)

empty icon.010 - Winfunktion Mathematic v8.0 Julia fractal file

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Software that works with 010 file extension

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010 file extension - Compressed file from a multi-volume archive (part 10)

What is 010 file? How to open 010 files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

010 file icon: 010 filetype icon

The 010 file extension is associated with several archivers or compression tools, which are using, or did use in the past, the 010 file extension for its multi-volume files or archives, such as Winrar (see part10.rar) or 7-Zip (see 7z.010).

The general file sequence is 001, 002, 003, etc.. and you will need all parts of the multi-volume archive to successfully extract the content.

The default software associated to 010 file type:

7-zip icon

Igor Pavlov logo 7-zip  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Igor Pavlov

7-Zip is a free file archiver developed by Igor Pavlov featuring higher compression ratios with LZMA and LZMA2 compression. It is mainly available for Windows platform (for Mac and Linux are available command line tools) and is the primary program to handle 7z archives. However, also supports various compression file formats.

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Useful information about multi-volume archives

Help how to open 010 files:

To open or extract the content of the multi-volume archive just put all the parts in same directory and extract the first part in your favourite archiver, such as WinRar or 7-Zip.

How to convert file with extension 010:

Only complete archive can be converted in to another archive or compression format. The easiest way how to convert complete multi-volume archive is to decompress the archive with the use of supported archiving or compression tool and repack the content with another compression or archive application of your choice.

List of software applications associated to the .010 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 010 file, edit 010 file, convert 010 file, view 010 file, play 010 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 010 files.

  • Open 010 file
  • Save 010 file
  • Edit 010 file
  • Create 010 file
  • Extract 010 file

Software that open 010 file - Compressed file from a multi-volume archive (part 10)

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open 010 file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with 010 file by default:
7-zip small icon 7-zip
Other suggested software:
WinRAR small icon WinRAR
PeaZip small icon PeaZip

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:


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