Free File Splitter

Free File Splitter

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
2.5
out of 48 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1
  • Total Downloads:
    56,924
  • Date Added:
    November 10, 2004
  • File Size:
    154.48KB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    7
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 98/Me/NT/2000

Editors' Review

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This simple utility offers a hassle-free way to split most oversize files, and you'll be pleased to find it won't cost you anything to use. Free File Splitter's tiny interface is simple enough for the novice to understand without even opening the help file. Built-in browsers make it easy to find the file you want to divide and to choose a destination for the split files. Enter the size for the split files in kilobytes or megabytes and hit the Split button. The number of split files will depend on the size of the original file and the output size you select. The process is quick and effective, and it automatically creates a BAT file that allows anyone to recombine the files. The only flaw we found was that the program could only handle files up to 10MB, despite the publisher's promise that it would handle any file size. That said, this is a very handy freeware tool that anyone can use to manage larger files for storing or sending via e-mail.
 
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User Reviews
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  • Current Version

    2.6

    out of 45 votes

    • 5 star 15
    • 4 star 3
    • 3 star 1
    • 2 star 2
    • 1 star 24
  • All Versions

    2.5

    out of 48 votes

    • 5 star 15
    • 4 star 3
    • 3 star 1
    • 2 star 3
    • 1 star 26
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1 stars

"DOWNLOAD>NET SPAMWEAR"

January 29, 2013  |  By CjMapope

 |  Version: Free File Splitter 1.01

Pros

none none none

Cons

this is SPAMWEAR we are seeing 2 often for this site...

Summary

it opens a backdoor executable that also uses a port.? hmm.. im a pen tester this sends many red flags. SUCKS DOWNLOAD .NET USED TO BE GOOD NOW THIS HAPPENS ALOT :(

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1 stars

"AVG anti-virus reports this as malware"

December 17, 2010  |  By giorgitd

 |  Version: Free File Splitter 1.01

Pros

none none none

Cons

see the one-line summary. I had AVG remove it before I ever used it.

Summary

Unusable

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2 stars

"Ony breaks down by KB and MB, no other increments"

October 08, 2009  |  By troy.hoopes

 |  Version: Free File Splitter 1.01

Pros

does work within its limitations

Cons

Ony breaks down by KB and MB, no other increments

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1 stars

"Contains a Trojan"

July 27, 2008  |  By dubeysou

 |  Version: Free File Splitter 1

Pros

None as I didn't try to install it later

Cons

BEWARE! It contains Trojan.

Summary

As soon as I tried to save the exe, my Anti-Virus software prompted it as a malware containing trojan. Install at your own risk.

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2 stars

"Not what I was looking for"

December 24, 2007  |  By haileywagamon

 |  Version: Free File Splitter 1

Pros

It was small and fast...

Cons

I really need the splitter to keep the lines together...it would split a line right in 1/2. It would be nice to have the option to split after a carriage return.

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1 stars

"Install at yours risk"

October 07, 2006  |  By stefanolannini

 |  Version: Free File Splitter 1

Cons

Avast home 4.7.892 found a worm in the file downloaded.

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1 stars

"Description overrates product ability"

March 21, 2006  |  By Mike65053

 |  Version: Free File Splitter 1

Cons

Description said "There are no limitations on the file size, meaning that you can use the program to split huge files into any size you wish. " I want to break a 10.5 gig file into 4 gig files to burn to DVD for archive. Software replies "Error: Size is too large" when I attempt this. Obviously you can not split file into any size you wish.

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5 stars

"Works great, fast and free; No need for any programs to rejoin"

December 29, 2005  |  By sharpweb

 |  Version: Free File Splitter 1

Pros

I particulary like this program the best out of two free splitters I tried. I tried this first because it can rejoin them without a program. When the splitting occurs, a .bat file is automatically created. The .bat file is a simple DOS command copy /b all the pieces back into one. That means if you send the files to someone, they can rejoin them without them needing the program. The program works by clicking on a filename, clicking an output directory and a user specified split size. The split size is inputted as a number with a KB or MB radio button.

Ok, so after I was already convinced on this program, I decided to try another one and do a speed test with another program that had great reviews (the 41Kb one). I noticed immediately it has a splice button which means you/recipient has to use the program to join them. Since the programs dont need to be fancy, speed is the thing I really want.

Ok, so I take a 730Mb ISO file for my test and I'm using a 1.0 Ghz with Ultra DMA 66 drives.

I chose 100Mb chunks. This program split it in 42 seconds and pasted it (with the self-generated .bat file using DOS' copy /b command) in 1:37. The other program was 56 seconds to split and 2:27 to join them (using its own program to join).

So with that in mind, it doesn't take a genious to figure this one out. This program is definitely going onto a CD for archiving :)

Cons

None that I can think of, except it doesn't split in 1 second

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1 stars

"DO NOT DOWNLOAD"

December 11, 2005  |  By AzazelX

 |  Version: Free File Splitter 1

Cons

CONTAINS VIRUS

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5 stars

"It's free and it splits files. So simple so good."

October 24, 2005  |  By swallroth

 |  Version: Free File Splitter 1

Pros

Very simmple. Just a small Window with input, output, and size of parts input and a Split! button.

Cons

Very simple.

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher Deepcom
Publisher web site http://www.deepcom.com
Release Date November 10, 2004
Date Added November 10, 2004
Version 1
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory File Management
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows, Windows 98
Additional Requirements Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/2003 Server
Download Information
File Size 154.48KB
File Name splitter-bi.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 56,924
Downloads Last Week 7
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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