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.LHA File Extension

File TypeLHARC Compressed Archive

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CategoryCompressed Files

What is an LHA file?

File or group of files compressed with LHARC compression; popular compression format on Amiga computers and used by id Software to compress installation files for early games, such as Doom; LHA has been mostly replaced by the .LZH compression format, but is still widely used in Japan.

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Programs that open LHA files

Updated 7/22/2015

About LHA Files

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