Files with FAR extension can also be found as game data archives from Sims.

There are 2 other file types using
the FAR file extension!

far file icon.far - Farandole Composer music module

far file icon.far - Visual eForms Designer form

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FAR file extension - The Sims archive file

What is far file? How to open far files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

The FAR file extension is also used for game archives in The Sims computer game from EA.. Contains game data.

The default software associated to far file type:

The Sims icon

Electronic Arts, Inc. logo The Sims  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Electronic Arts, Inc.

The Sims is legendary strategic life-simulation computer game released in 2000. The Sims is about creating, managing, and controlling the lives of tiny computerized people who dwell in miniature homes.

Help how to open FAR files:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert file with extension FAR:

As far as we know, this .far file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .far 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 far file, edit far file, convert far file, view far file, play far file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

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Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with far file - The Sims archive file

Click on the software link for more information about The Sims. The Sims uses far file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft Windows:

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