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How to open .ARC file extension?

File Type : FreeArc Compressed File
Compatible with (WinXP,Vista,Win7,Win8 and Win10)

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What is .ARC file extension?

.ARC file extension is a known file type. This section of tells you everything you need to know about this extension.
Backup file created by Norton software products, such as Norton 360 and Norton Online Backup; contains a backup of computer files created automatically by the software; may include personal user files as well as system files. ARC files are used for storing and recovering files in the event of accidental deletion or system failure. They may be backed up to an off-site location using Norton Online Backup. NOTE: Since ARC files can include all personal and system files, they may be very large in size.
You can see a list of software programs here on that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open .ARC files:

Microsoft Windows:
  • Symantec Norton 360 Version 6.0
  • Symantec Norton Online Backup
Apple Mac OS X:
  • Symantec Norton Online Backup