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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.

Application:
Midtown Madness 2
Category:
Game Data files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
Midtown Madness 2 Game Data related extensions:
.mwm
MechWarrior 2 MercNet Mission Data
.za
Line of Sight: Vietnam Game Data
.j2t
Jazz Jackrabbit 2 Tile Set
.j2l
Jazz Jackrabbit 2 Level Data
.kzp
Ken's Labyrinth Data
.0000
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.

Application:
GNU Binutils
Category:
Development files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
sa
Unix Static Library related extensions:
.aso
ActionScript Object
.omh
Omnis Studio Header
.dcuil
Delphi .NET Compiled Unit
.pth
Python Path Configuration
.ilk
Visual Studio Incremental Link File
.i64
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:

example.ar

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:

.ad
After Dark Screensaver
.ad
DSM Application Diagram
.qr
Quaver Replay
.af
Serif 3DPlus Model
.ra
Real Audio Sound
.af
Doom 3 Articulated Figures Data

Operating systems

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