ECAR file format description
Many people share .ecar files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .ecar file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .ecar files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.ecar - EkStep Content Archive
The ECAR archive files are related to EkStep. ECAR file is an EkStep Content Archive. EkStep is a platform to create, share and distribute free, community sourced educational content for primary school children. The EkStep Content Archive is a file format for side-loading multiple content items.
- Archive files
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- EkStep Content Archive related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .ecar file extension. Even harmful programs can create .ecar files. Be especially cautious with .ecar files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .ecar 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 .ecar file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
car, ecr, scar, ear, exar, eca
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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