A dar file extension is related to the DAR disk archive file format used by Unix and Unix-like operating systems.

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DAR file extension - DAR disk archive

What is dar file? How to open dar files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

The dar file extension is related to some older compressed archive format used on Unix operating systems.

Archive of a disk or group of files compressed with DAR (Disk ARchive) compression, which is used for creating split-archives and incremental backups.

It was originally designed to replace the he he TAR archive format.

The default software associated to dar file type:

DAR  Windows Mobile/CE software

Company or developer:

DAR is shell command used to backup directory trees and files. It has been tested under Linux, Windows, Solaris, FreeBSD, NetBSD, MacOS X and several other systems.

Help how to open DAR files:

Use DAR to open *.dar disk archives.

How to convert file with extension DAR:

There is no way how to convert *.dar files to other formats.

List of software applications associated to the .dar 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 dar file, edit dar file, convert dar file, view dar file, play dar file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org'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 dar files.

  • Open dar file
  • Create dar file
  • Extract dar file

Software that open dar file - DAR disk archive

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