A bar file extension is generally used by Microsoft Games, such as Age of Mythology, for resource archives. Can be extracted with Dragon UnPACker.

There are 6 other file types using
the BAR file extension!

empty icon.bar - BlackBerry OS 10 application installation package [common]

empty icon.bar - dBASE Application Generator horizontal bar menu object

empty icon.bar - Unix BAR compressed file archive

empty icon.bar - Brew MP binary application resource data

empty icon.bar - Total Commander button bar settings

empty icon.bar - IBM compressed archive

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

What is bar file? How to open bar files?

The 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 open bar file:

Age of Empires III icon

Microsoft Studios logoAge 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 logoAge 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:

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

How to convert:

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, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android 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 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 bar files.

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

Programs supporting the exension bar on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open bar file action.

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