File Extension Library

.VOL File Extension

  • Category: Game Files

What is an .VOL file?

.VOL file extension has been classified as Game Files.

.VOL is Video Game Archive

Packed (or compressed) archive used to store data used by various video games including Tribes, Giants: Citizen Kabuto, and Earth Siege 2.

List of all softwares that can open the Video Game Archive
Dragon UnPACKer
File Type 2:

Volfs File System Directory

Category: Misc Files

Directory in Mac OS X used as a mount point for the "volfs" file system, which supports the Carbon File Manager APIs on top of the standard BSD file system.

How to Open .VOL file on different platforms

Open .VOL File on Windows

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

Open .VOL File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .VOL 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 .VOL File on Linux

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

Open .VOL File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .VOL 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 .VOL 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 .VOL files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .VOL files

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