Friday, March 20, 2015

To combine and Extract zip, rar files with extension 001 002 003

To open or Extract zip files with extension 001 002

Why the zip files ends with 001 002

Sometimes the sender or uploading person who creates the zip file may think that the file is too large to upload as a single file. So he might have created as multiple files with extension 001 002 003 and so on.

How to extract or open the files  zip , rar files with expansion 001 002

Method 1 : Using 7zip
  1. If you have 7zip installed on your PC You can directly follow the procedure otherwise you can download the portable 7zip package from internet which would be around 2.5 MB in size
  2. Ensure all the files with extension 001 002 are in same folder or directory
  3. Open 7zip
  4. Through 7 zip , navigate and find the location and select the file with 001 expansion
  5. Right click and choose extract
  6. The files will be automatically combined and extracted into a single file in the specified location.
  7. Mostly avi files, zip , rar files can be combined using this method.

Method 2: Using Winrar or winzip :
  1. If you have winzip or winrar installed on your PC, just open it and follow the same procedure as mentioned in method 1
  2. Note that Ultimate zip do not have option to extract the zip files with extension 001 002

Method 3: HJ Split
  1. Try this method only if the above two methods not works.
  2. Install HJ split software and follow the procedure mentioned in method 1