How to open a file with .PAR2 extension?

File Type : Parity Archive Volume Set
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

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What is .PAR2 file extension?

Index file that contains a group of parity volumes in a Parchive 2 (PAR2) archive; may be used to recover a file archive when one of the files in the archive is lost. The .PAR extension is used for files created with Parchive version 1.
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 PAR2files:

  • parchive
  • QuickPar
  • MacPAR deLuxe
  • EZ7z
  • parchive
  • PyPar2