The File Extensions Database


._02 File Extension

  • Category: Audio and sound Files

What is an ._02 file?

._02 is Soundtrack compressed data

The _02 file extension is associated with some legacy audio production applications.

The ._02 file stores compressed soundtrack.

This compressed audio format seems to be obsolete and not supported by current audio authorizing applications, or multimedia players.


How to open:

Probably not meant to be accessed by the user.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

How to solve problems with _02 files

  • Associate the _02 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any _02 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *._02 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the _02 file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open ._02 is Soundtrack compressed data. Because only the current version supports the latest _02 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the manufacturer website after an available ._02 is Soundtrack compressed data update.
  • To make sure that your _02 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.