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Details of extension .paq8

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .paq8 file?
  • Which program can create the .paq8 file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .paq8 format?
  • What can convert .paq8 files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .paq8 extension?
PAQ8 Data Archive .paq8 file icon

PAQ8 Data Archive

PAQ8 file is a PAQ8 Data Archive. PAQ is a lossless data compression archiver.
Detailed description not available
Category: Archive files
Application: PAQ
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
PAQ6 Data Archive
PAQ8F Data Archive
PAQ8JD Compressed Archive
PAQ8L Compressed Archive
PAQ8JC Compressed Archive
PAQ8O Compressed Archive
PAQ8O8 Compressed Archive
PAQ8P Compressed Archive

Other types of files may also use the .paq8 file extension. If you have helpful information about .paq8 extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

PAQ Compressed Archive

The .paq8 filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

paq (1)

Can't open a .paq8 file?

If you want to open a .paq8 file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .paq8 association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.paq8

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

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