ARJ Files: What It Is and How to Open It

If you've received ARJ files and can't open them for some reason, and you want to know what it is and what to do about it, keep on reading!

ARJ files are typically a type of binary file used by certain software, and many software packages can share a common file extension. In the case of files with an ARJ extension, popular software packages such as Robert Jung ARJ Compressed Archive and Compressed Archive can open it.


How to Open Your ARJ File

The easiest way to open file extension ARJ is to try downloading some of the most popular software that uses ARJ extension. The most well-known programs associated with ARJ files include Robert Jung ARJ Compressed Archive and Compressed Archive.

Computer Files

As you may already know, if you have Robert Jung ARJ Compressed Archive or Compressed Archive, you can simply double-click on your ARJ and it should open up. But what if your software does not open the file?

First, try right-clicking on the file and selecting "Open With..." and select Robert Jung ARJ Compressed Archive or Compressed Archive from the dropdown list. If that didn't work, go into the file associations settings of Windows, and set Robert Jung ARJ Compressed Archive or Compressed Archive to open ARJ files by default.

Please note that ARJ file extensions may not be limited to Robert Jung ARJ Compressed Archive or Compressed Archive only. You could always do a Google search to find other software that uses ARJ files and download that to try to open your file.

Still no luck? Get in touch with the developer of the software title to see if they can be of assistance. If your software does not have an identified developer in the chart below, a quick web search of the software title should give you some clues on who to contact.


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