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FAR file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.far - Farandole Composer Music Module

The FAR audio files are related to Farandole Composer. FAR file is a Farandole Composer Music Module. FAR files are 16 channel music modules created by Farandole Composer.

Farandole Composer
Audio files
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Farandole Composer Music Module related extensions:
Polytracker Module
CD Audio Track
Velvet Studio Music Module

.far - The Sims Archive

The FAR game data files are related to The Sims. FAR file is a The Sims Archive. The Sims is a 2000 strategic life-simulation video game developed by Maxis and published by Electronic Arts.

The Sims
Game Data files
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The Sims Archive related extensions:
Airport Tycoon 3 Saved Game
Star Trek Elite Force 2 Camera Data
REBEL Chess Data
NSkill Neocron Character Builder Data
B.O.U.T. Evolution Low-res Texture Data
ChessBase Opening Book Data

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

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

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

afr, ar, bar, car, dar, ear, fa, fad, fae, faf, fag, fat, fr, fra, fwr

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

PC 1000 Calculation Result Data
Faceware Analyzer Tracking Data
Oracle Documaker CAR Archive
Phase One Firmware Update
Zinf Theme
Tape Archive

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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