The File Extensions Database


.VOL8.EGG File Extension

  • Developer by: ESTsoft Corp.
  • Category: Archive and compressed Files

What is an .VOL8.EGG file?

.VOL8.EGG is Split Multi-volume ALZip EGG compressed file archive (part 8)

The vol8.egg file extension is mainly known o be used for the main compression format from ALZip.

The egg file is a smart archive that selects the best method to compress. The Optimized Compression option analyzes the files and decides whether it should concentrate on compression ratio or compression speed or others. However, it can also be used for large archives.

The vol8.egg file is one part of a multi-volume compressed ALZip EGG archive.

This vol8.egg file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.


How to open:

Use compatible tools to work with *.vol8.egg files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .vol8.egg 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 solve problems with VOL8.EGG files

  • Associate the VOL8.EGG file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any VOL8.EGG file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.VOL8.EGG files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the VOL8.EGG 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 .VOL8.EGG is Split Multi-volume ALZip EGG compressed file archive (part 8). Because only the current version supports the latest VOL8.EGG file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the ESTsoft Corp. manufacturer website after an available .VOL8.EGG is Split Multi-volume ALZip EGG compressed file archive (part 8) update.
  • To make sure that your VOL8.EGG file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.