The squashfs file extension is related to the squashfs-tools disk image file format used on Linux-based operating systems.

Detailed description

Software that works with squashfs file extension

Add comment

Bookmark & share this page with others:

SQUASHFS file - squashfs-tools disk image file

What is squashfs file? How to open squashfs files?

File type specification:

Disk image (ISO) binary file type icon Disk image (ISO) binary file type

The squashfs file extension is associated with the Squashfs a compressed read-only file system for Linux operating system used for archiving purposes.

The squashfs file stores an archived disk image.

The default software associated to squashfs file type: logoSQUASHFS  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:

Squashfs is a compressed read-only filesystem for Linux used for archiving data.

Help how to open SQUASHFS files:

Use Squashfs to open .squashfs image files.

How to convert file with extension SQUASHFS:

Most disk image formats can be nowadays converted to standard ISO format, however conversion between various formats is typically possible. Your best option is typically some disk image management tool with broad format support, for example ISOBuster.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert disk images

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

  • Open squashfs file
  • Create squashfs file

Software that open squashfs file - squashfs-tools disk image file

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


Previous file extension
SPF file extension > Disk image (ISO) binary file types

Next file extension
file extension SUB


Follow us!

Enter any file extension without dot (e.g. pdf)
Search for file extension details and associated application(s)

RSS feed