An r55 file extension is associated with the RAR a multi-volume archives.

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R55 file - RAR compressed files from a multi-volume archive

What is r55 file? How to open r55 files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

r55 file icon: r55 filetype icon

The r55 file extension is related to the RAR compression file format used by WinRAR compression utility for Microsoft Windows developed by the Eugene Roshal.

The .r55 file stores a part of RAR multi-volume archive.

Updated: May 30, 2018

The default software associated to r55 file type:

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 WinRar to extract files from archive.

How to convert:

Extract files from archive and then use another archive or backup software (like WinZip etc.)

List of software applications associated to the .r55 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 r55 file, edit r55 file, convert r55 file, view r55 file, play r55 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 ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting r55 files.

  • Open r55 file
  • Create r55 file
  • Extract r55 file

Software that open r55 file - RAR compressed files from a multi-volume archive

Programs supporting the exension r55 on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open r55 file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with r55 file by default:
WinRAR small icon WinRAR
Other suggested software:
7-zip small icon 7-zip

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:


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