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ASAR file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.asar - ASAR Archive

ASAR file is an ASAR Archive. Asar is a simple extensive archive format, it works like tar that concatenates all files together without compression, while having random access support.

.asar file format description:
ASAR format description not yet available
Archive files
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ASAR Archive related links:
ASAR Archive related extensions:
BZIP Over ZIP Compressed Archive
Advanced File Security 3 Encrypted Data
Snappy Package
Microsoft Windows Encrypted App Package
LG Smartphone Firmware Update
IZArc Encrypted Archive

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

Can't open a .asar 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 .asar file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

aar, asr, asa, sar, asat

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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