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Details of extension .far

2 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .far file?
  • Which program can create the .far file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .far format?
  • What can convert .far files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .far extension?
Farandole Composer Music Module .far file icon

Farandole Composer Music Module

FAR file is a Farandole Composer Music Module. FAR files are 16 channel music modules created by Farandole Composer.
Detailed description not available
Category: Audio files
Application: Farandole Composer
Program name: -
Mime-type: audio/x-mod
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Velvet Studio Music Module
X-Tracker Music Module
MIDI Music
MultiTracker Music Module
Noise Tracker Music Module
Oktalyzer Music Module
Real Tracker Module
Scream Tracker Module
Scream Tracker 3 Module
The Sims Archive .far file icon

The Sims Archive

FAR file is a The Sims Archive. The Sims is a 2000 strategic life-simulation video game developed by Maxis and published by Electronic Arts.
Detailed description not available
Category: Game Data files
Application: The Sims
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
The Sims Sound
The Sims Floor Texture
The Sims Family Data
The Sims Texture Data
The Sims Wall Texture Data
The Sims 3D Body Mesh
The Sims Startup Settings Data
The Sims Audio Data
The Sims Sound Data

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Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Arachni Framework Report
Midtown Madness 2 Game Data
Total Commander Button Bar Settings
NeoBook Cartoon
DAR Disk Archive
ETI Audio Recording File
FASTA Sequence
LightJockey Fader Data
Microsoft Office File Access Engine File

The .far filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

fr (1), fag (1), fae (1), ear (1), car (1), var (1), ar (1), rar (1), fxr (1), fra (1), fat (1), faf (1), fad (1), dar (1), bar (1)

Can't open a .far file?

If you want to open a .far file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .far association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.far

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android