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AR file format description

Many people share .ar files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .ar file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .ar files.

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.ar - Midtown Madness 2 Game Data

The AR game data files are related to Midtown Madness 2. The AR file is a Midtown Madness 2 Game Data. Midtown Madness is a racing game developed for Windows by Angel Studios and published by Microsoft.

Midtown Madness 2
Game Data files
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Midtown Madness 2 Game Data related extensions:
MechWarrior 2 MercNet Mission Data
Line of Sight: Vietnam Game Data
Jazz Jackrabbit 2 Tile Set
Jazz Jackrabbit 2 Level Data
Ken's Labyrinth Data
Journey to the Center of the Earth Game Data

.ar - Unix Static Library

The AR development files are related to GNU Binutils. The AR file is a Unix Static Library. A shared library is a library of functions or classes (for C/C++ programmers) that are compiled, linked, and stored separately from the clients (applications) that use them. The UNIX equivalent of a DLL file in Windows is a Shared Library (SO) file.

GNU Binutils
Development files
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Unix Static Library related extensions:
ActionScript Object
Omnis Studio Header
Delphi .NET Compiled Unit
Python Path Configuration
Visual Studio Incremental Link File
Interactive Disassembler Data

Naturally, other applications may also use the .ar file extension. Even harmful programs can create .ar files. Be especially cautious with .ar files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .ar file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:

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 one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .ar file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ad, ae, af, ag, at, qr, ra, wr, xr

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

After Dark Screensaver
DSM Application Diagram
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Serif 3DPlus Model
Real Audio Sound
Doom 3 Articulated Figures Data

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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