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Details of extension .ole2

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .ole2 file?
  • Which program can create the .ole2 file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .ole2 format?
  • What can convert .ole2 files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .ole2 extension?
.ole2
Microsoft Office OLE2 Stream .ole2 file icon

Microsoft Office OLE2 Stream

The OLE2 file is a Microsoft Office OLE2 Stream. Microsoft Office is a popular set of software programs from Microsoft that includes a word processor, a spreadsheet tool, a database program, an email utility and other productivity software commonly used in modern offices.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Microsoft Office
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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Related extensions:
Microsoft Word AutoRecovery File
ClarisWorks Document
Data Interchange Format
Microsoft Word Document
Microsoft Word Document Template
Lotus Word Pro Document
Microsoft Word for Macintosh Document
Portable Document Format Document
Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation

Other types of files may also use the .ole2 file extension. If you have helpful information about .ole2 extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Object Linking and Embedding Data

The .ole2 filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

ole (1)

Can't open a .ole2 file?

If you want to open a .ole2 file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .ole2 association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.ole2

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android