An r08 file extension is related to the Norton Ghost, a backup software. An r08 file stores backup archive in RAR format.

There is one other file type using
the R08 file extension!

r08 icon.r08 - Split Multi-volume RAR compressed file archive (part 10) [common]

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Software that open r08 file

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R08 file extension - Norton Ghost rar archive

What is r08 file? How to open r08 files?

File type specification:

Backup file type icon Backup file type

r08 file icon: r08 filetype icon

File extension is used by Norton Ghost. Backup file in RAR compression format. .r08 file extension is most often used by WinRAR for split archive file. This file format is described at this site.

The default software associated to open r08 file:

Norton Ghost icon

Symantec Corporation logoNorton Ghost  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Symantec Corporation

Norton Ghost is popular disk cloning and backup utility developed by Symantec for Microsoft Windows. Norton Ghost supports Full system backup, file and folder backup, compression and encryption of backup, disk cloning etc.

Help how to open:

Use WinRAR to open *.r08 Norton Ghost file.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

List of software applications associated to the .r08 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 r08 file, edit r08 file, convert r08 file, view r08 file, play r08 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 r08 files.

Software that backup r08 file - Norton Ghost rar archive

Programs supporting the exension r08 on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Norton Ghost for backup r08 file action.

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