R00 File Problems: Why Your PC Won't Open R00 Files

Few things are as frustrating as receiving a file that your computer refuses to open up. Understanding the reason why it won't work is the first step to finding a solution. Here are some of the most common error messages and problems when opening R00 files.

Common Error Messages

Error Message: The R00 File is Corrupt

The only solution to a corrupt file, is to download a new copy, or to ask the sender to resend the file.

Error Message: Can't Find Software to Open the R00 File

This error is quite easy to solve. Simply right-click on the R00 file and select WinRAR Split Compressed Archive from the dropdown list to create a default file type association. In future, it should automatically open in WinRAR Split Compressed Archive.

Common R00-Related Problems

Problem: You Don't Have WinRAR Split Compressed Archive Installed

You can simply download WinRAR Split Compressed Archive software. R00 uses WinRAR Split Compressed Archive by default. After you install it, the software should automatically associate itself with R00 files.

Problem: You Have WinRAR Split Compressed Archive Installed But It's Still Not Working

If you have WinRAR Split Compressed Archive installed and you still can't open the file, you should get in touch with the software developers for further assistance. See our chart below for who to contact:

Software Developer
WinRAR Split Compressed Archive RarLab

Problem: You Can't Install WinRAR Split Compressed Archive

If for some resaon you can't or don't want to install WinRAR Split Compressed Archive, you could also search online for free software that uses R00 files. But, as a word of caution, please be careful as many free software downloads are infected with malware or bundled with unwanted software.


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