.A16 File Extension
- Developer by: ARJ Software, Inc.
- Category: Archive and compressed Files
What are .A16 files and how to open them?Can't open .A16 file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .A16 file.
What is a .A16 file extension?
.A16 file extension is created by ARJ Software, Inc.. .A16 has been classified as Archive and compressed Files.
.A16 is Split Multi-volume ARJ compressed file archive (part 18)
The a16 file extension is associated with ARJ. Its one part of a multi-volume compressed ARJ archive.
ARJ is the native format of ARJ archiver. ARJ is a file archiver that compresses files into a disk space saving archive. It is fast, reliable, and has a rich set of features which include Windows 9x, Millenium long filename support, file version management, data damage protection, ANSI escape sequence display handler, configurable command options, multiple volume archives (archives that span diskettes) and much more.
Some ARJ files can be parts of a multi-volume sequences. In ARJ you can split a huge archive to a few smaller files, which are called volumes.
ARJ archiver does use the following sequence:
- .arj for first volume
- .a00, a01, a02 .... etc. for any additional volumes
In order to unpack the multi-volume ARJ archive, you need to place ALL of the split parts in the same directory and start extraction of the first volume (.arj). The program will automatically use all of the parts to extract the content of the archive.