EXT2 file extension - Linux second extended file system file
What is ext2 file? How to open ext2 files?
File type specification:
The EXT2 file extension is associated with Linux operating system and other Unix based operating systems that support ext2 file system for hard drives and flash disks. The .ext2 file stores various data for internal purposes of ext2 file system. It was replaced by ext3 and ext4.
The default software associated to ext2 file type:
Company or developer:
Various Linux developers
Linux is family of Unix-based operating systems. Linux kernel supports variety of devices such as desktop computers, smart phones, tablet computers, routers, video game consoles etc. Linux is also leading operating system for servers. Linux is available for free in many distributions on the Internet.
Popular distributions for desktops are Ubuntu, Fedora, openSUSE, Debian. For servers are variants of Red Hat, Xandros, Slackware, Debian, SUSE etc.
Operating system for smart phones called Android is also based on Linux. Nokia developed Linux based operating systems for smart phones called MeeGo and Maemo.
List of recommended software applications associated to the .ext2 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 ext2 file, edit ext2 file, convert ext2 file, view ext2 file, play ext2 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
- Others ext2 file
Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with ext2 file - Linux second extended file system file
Click on the software link for more information about Linux operating systems. Linux operating systems uses ext2 file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).