ARJ File Type

- The quick facts

What are ARJ files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an ARJ file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is an ARJ file?

An .ARJ file is an ARJ Compressed Archive file.

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open ARJ files

We have identified 4 ARJ openers that are compatible with this specific type of ARJ file.

Programs that open ARJ Compressed Archive files

Stuffit ExpanderStuffit ExpanderVerified

Last updated: July 5, 2022

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of ARJ files. Remember, different programs may use ARJ files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

WavePad Sound EditorWavePad Sound EditorUser submitted
Switch Sound File ConverterSwitch Sound File ConverterUser submitted
Pixillion Image ConverterPixillion Image ConverterUser submitted
Zulu DJ SoftwareZulu DJ SoftwareUser submitted
SoundTap Streaming Audio RecorderSoundTap Streaming Audio RecorderUser submitted
DoxillionDoxillionUser submitted
BandizipBandizipUser submitted
PeaZipPeaZipUser submitted
PowerArchiverPowerArchiverUser submitted
Hamster Free ArchiverHamster Free ArchiverUser submitted

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