Files with r16 extension are associated with Norton Ghost program.

There is one other file type using
the R16 file extension!

r16 icon.r16 - Split Multi-volume RAR compressed file archive (part 18)

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Software that open r16 file

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R16 file extension - Norton Ghost rar file

What is r16 file? How to open r16 files?

File type specification:

Backup file type icon Backup file type

r16 file icon: r16 filetype icon

The r16 file extension is used by Norton Ghost. Backup file in RAR compression format. The .r16 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 r16 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 .r16 Norton Ghost file.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .r16 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 .r16 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 r16 file, edit r16 file, convert r16 file, view r16 file, play r16 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 r16 files.

Software that backup r16 file - Norton Ghost rar file

Programs supporting the exension r16 on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Norton Ghost for backup r16 file action.

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