An ice file extension is related to the LH ARC archive file format used on Amiga computers. An ice file stores archive.

There are 3 other file types using
the ICE file extension!

empty - IceChat IRC client script

empty - ICEOWS compressed data

empty - Interlace Character Editor font

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Software that open ice file

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ICE file extension - LH ARC archive

What is ice file? How to open ice files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

The ice file extension is associated with LH ARC file format popular on 16/32-bit Amiga computers developed by Commodore.

The ice file stores compressed archive in LZH/.Lharc (Cracked LHA) (old LHA).

This ice file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open ice file:

WinRAR icon

win.rar GmbH logoWinRAR  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
win.rar GmbH

A file compression and archive utility. Along with WinZip and 7-Zip is one of the most common compression programs for Windows. Its native format is as the name implies RAR and uses rar file extension.

WinRAR is a powerful archive manager. It can backup your data and reduce the size of email attachments, decompress RAR, ZIP and other files downloaded from Internet and create new archives in RAR and ZIP file format.

WinRAR is also able to unpack CAB, ARJ, LZH, TAR, GZ, ACE, UUE, BZ2, JAR, ISO, 7Z, Z archives. It consistently makes smaller archives than the competition, saving disk space and transmission costs. WinRAR offers a graphic interactive interface utilizing mouse and menus as well as the command line interface.

Help how to open:

Use compatible tools to work with *.ice files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .ice file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

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

Software that open ice file - LH ARC archive

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

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with ice file by default:
WinRAR small icon WinRAR
Other suggested software:
IZArc small icon IZArc

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