BZIP file extension

You can open file with BZIP using special software abopted to do this. In order to open BZIP file download one of the software.

How to open BZIP file

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File type:
Bzip Compressed Archive
Category:
Compressed files (archives)

Zipped using Bzip (included with some Unix operating systems utility used to compress files) file archive that uses Run-Length Encoding (RLE) with the Burrows-Wheeler compression method. This algorithm uses high ratio compression but slower than GZIP compression. Bzip2 is the newer compression method than Bzip and saves archives in BZ2 or BZIP2 files.

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