030 File Extension

030 file icon
Split Format Or Compressed Format From A Multi-volume Archive (part 30)
  • Developer
    Igor Pavlov
  • Category
    Archive Files
  • Popularity
    4 (2 votes)

What is 030 file?

030 filename suffix is mostly used for Split Format Or Compressed Format From A Multi-volume Archive (part 30) files. Split Format Or Compressed Format From A Multi-volume Archive (part 30) format was developed by Igor Pavlov. 030 file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. 030 file belongs to the Archive Files category just like 619 other filename extensions listed in our database. The most popular program for handling 030 files is 7-Zip, but users can choose among 4 different programs that support this file format. On the official website of Igor Pavlov developer not only will you find detailed information about the7-Zip software, but also about 030 and other supported file formats.

Programs which support 030 file extension

Programs that can handle 030 files are as follows. 030 files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support 030 file

How to open file with 030 extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening 030 files on given system. Fortunately, most common problems with 030 files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.

Step 1. Download and install 7-Zip

The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening 030 files is that no program that can handle 030 files is installed on user’s system. The most obvious solution is to download and install 7-Zip or one to the listed programs: WinRAR, Total Commander, HJSplit. On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. If you want to download 7-Zip installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Igor Pavlov website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Check the version of 7-Zip and update if needed

If the problems with opening 030 files still occur even after installing 7-Zip, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of 7-Zip is available. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. This can be one of the causes why 030 files are not compatible with 7-Zip. The most recent version of 7-Zip is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Assign 7-Zip to 030 files

After installing 7-Zip (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open 030 files. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Change the default application in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the 030 file
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the 7-Zip installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open 030 files box and clicking OK button.

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected 030 file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with 030 extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Ensure that the 030 file is complete and free of errors

You closely followed the steps listed in points 1-3, but the problem is still present? You should check whether the file is a proper 030 file. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

1. Check the 030 file for viruses or malware

Should it happed that the 030 is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Scan the 030 file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the scanner detected that the 030 file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

2. Ensure the file with 030 extension is complete and error-free

If you obtained the problematic 030 file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. If the 030 file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the Split Format Or Compressed Format From A Multi-volume Archive (part 30) file again.

4. Make sure that the system has sufficient resources to run 7-Zip

If the systems has insufficient resources to open 030 files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

5. Verify that your operating system and drivers are up to date

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with Split Format Or Compressed Format From A Multi-volume Archive (part 30) files and ensure security of your device and operating system. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle 030 files.

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