How to open a file with .BZIP2 extension?

File Type : Compressed Archive Format
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .BZIP2 file

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What is .BZIP2 file extension?

Compressed archive containing one or more files that have been compressed using the bzip2 compression algorithm; typically reduced to 10-15% of the original file size; bzip2 is a standard file compression program included with many Unix/Linux distributions. Most Bzip2 files use the .BZ2 file extension.
You can see a list of software programs here on easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open BZIP2files:

  • Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe 2010
  • Apple Archive Utility
  • bzip2