What are R20 files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening a R20 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 a R20 file?
A .R20 file is a Split WinRAR Archive (part 22) file.
Files with the .R20 file extension are split archive files created by older versions of WinRAR. Newer versions name the files name.partXX.rar.
WinRAR and other compression tools take collections of files and compress them into a single archive file, normally to save hard drive space and to make distributing the file collection easier.
Archive files can get very big, and sometimes it is necessary to split them into smaller parts to fit on CDs or USB drives. When an archive file is split, each part of the archive is assigned a numbered file suffix. Files with the R20 extension are part 22 of the split archive (the first part is named .RAR, second part .R00, third part .R01, etc.).
To access the content of the .R20 file, you will need to have all the archive part files in the same folder and open the first file (with file extension RAR) with your compression tool.
How to open R20 files
We have identified four R20 openers that are compatible with this specific type of R20 file.
Programs that open Split WinRAR Archive (part 22) files
Last updated: November 14, 2022
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