File Extension Library


.BR2 File Extension

  • Developer by: Ghisler Software GmbH
  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .BR2 file?

.BR2 file extension is created by Ghisler Software GmbH. .BR2 has been classified as Various data Files.

.BR2 is Total Commander cached button bar icons

The br2 file extension is associated with the Total Commander, a file management software for Microsoft Windows operating system similar to classic popular Norton Commander.

The br2 file stores cached button bar icons.


How to open:

The *.br2 files are used for internal purposes of Total Commander.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .br2 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.

How to Open .BR2 file on different platforms

Open .BR2 File on Windows

  • Right-click a .BR2
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .BR2 file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .BR2 files" Press "Ok"

Open .BR2 File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .BR2 file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .BR2 File on Linux

Right click on the .BR2 file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .BR2 File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .BR2 file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .BR2 File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .BR2 files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .BR2 files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .BR2 files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .BR2 file format
  2. You need to check the .BR2 file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)