There are 4 other file types using
the BAR file extension!

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bar file - dBASE Application Generator horizontal bar menu object file

bar file - Unix BAR compressed file archive

bar file - Brew MP binary application resource file

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BAR file extension - Age of Empires / Age of Mythology game file

What is bar file? How to open bar files?

A bar file extension is associated with the Age of Empires or Age of Mythology, real-time strategy computer game series from Microsoft Studios.

The *.bar files contain packages with game data (music, textures, sounds, models, maps etc). BAR files can be extracted by popular  Dragon UnPACker universal game archive extractor.

The default software associated to bar file type:

Age of Empires III icon

Microsoft Studios logo Age of Empires III  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Studios

Age of Empires III is a real-time strategy from the popular AoE series, and probably the most successful title from the franchise. It was developed by Ensemble Studios and released by Microsoft Game Studios in 2005.

Age of Mythology icon

Microsoft Studios logo Age of Mythology  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Studios

Age of Mythology is real-time strategy computer game. Age of Mythology is inspirited by the from the myths and legends of the Greeks, Egyptians, and Norse. Many gameplay elements are similar with computer game Age of Empires. Age of Mythology was released for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X.

Help how to open BAR files:

You can extract the .bar files with Dragon UnPACker program.

How to convert file with extension BAR:

It is not possible to convert these BAR game files. However some utilities, like thre Dragon UnPACker, can extract data out of these.

List of software applications associated to the .bar file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open bar file, edit bar file, convert bar file, view bar file, play bar file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the bar files.

  • Open bar file
  • Extract bar file
  • Others bar file

Software that open bar file - Age of Empires / Age of Mythology game file

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open bar file action.

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