The 040 file extension is related to the compressed archive file format.

There is one other file type using
the 040 file extension!

empty icon.040 - Winfunktion Mathematik v8.0 Julia fractal file

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040 file extension - Compressed archive file

What is 040 file? How to open 040 files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

040 file icon: 040 filetype icon

The 040 file extension used by some archive and compression programs, or data split tools such as WinRAR, 7-zip, HJSplit, Total Commander etc.

The 040 file contains a part of split archive or split data - part 040.

The default software associated to 040 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.

HJSplit icon

HJSplit  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

HJSplit is a popular set of freeware file-splitting programs created by in collaboration with various programmers.

Help how to open 040 files:

Use WinRAR compression utility to extract archive contents and start with first archive (first archive file has mostly file extension rar or 000 or 001).

How to convert file with extension 040:

Extract archive ant then compress to another archive file format (like .zip etc.)

List of software applications associated to the .040 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 040 file, edit 040 file, convert 040 file, view 040 file, play 040 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in'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 040 files.

  • Open 040 file
  • Create 040 file
  • Extract 040 file

Software that open 040 file - Compressed archive file

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open 040 file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with 040 file by default:
7-zip small icon 7-zip
HJSplit small icon HJSplit
Other suggested software:
WinRAR small icon WinRAR
Total Commander small icon Total Commander

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