AR5 file format description
Many people share .ar5 files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .ar5 file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .ar5 files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.ar0 - MyDOS Ramdisk Image
The AR0 data files are related to MyDOS. The AR0 file is a MyDOS Ramdisk Image. MYDOS is an alternative DOS for Atari 8-bit computers. The MyDOS seems to be no longer supported.
Naturally, other applications may also use the .ar5 file extension. Even harmful programs can create .ar5 files. Be especially cautious with .ar5 files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .ar5 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .ar5 file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
a5r, ar, arr, art, ary, at5
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- Lowrance Sonar Raster Map
- Atari ST GFA Artist Image
- VecTor5 Output Seed Data
- Macromedia Authorware Packaged File without Runtime
- Atari 8-bit Ascii-Art Editor Image
- Art Image
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