.C01 File Extension

File Type:
WinAce Split Archive Part 1 File

Having trouble opening .c01 extension? Don't panic! This page explains what c01 files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open c01 files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a C01 file?

C01 file extension has WinAce Split Archive Part 1 file type, developed by e-merge, which is associated with the "compressed files" category.

WinAce archives can be split into two or more parts, and this is the second part of it. It was created during the file-splitting procedure and contain a portion of data that was in the original file. Parts of the WinAce split archive receive C00, C01, C02 extensions, and so on. Split archives are often used when there is a large file that must be burned on discs with limited free space. In addition to that, these split archives make more manageable downloads of bigger files.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

c01 file icon
File Type:
WinAce Split Archive Part 1 File
Compressed Files

How to open C01 file?

Double click the c01 file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .c01 extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the c01 extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the c01 file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open C01 files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the c01 file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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