Files with far suffix can also be found as game data archives from Sims. Contains mainly graphics elements and objects.

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

far icon.far - Farandole Composer music module

empty icon.far - eForms Designer form

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FAR file extension - The Sims game archive

What is far file? How to open far files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

File extension far also used for game archives in the The Sims computer game from Electronic Arts.

A .far file from Sims contains all kind of game data, including animations, objects, textures and more.

The default software associated to open far file:

The Sims icon

Electronic Arts, Inc. logoThe 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:

You can use tools such as the Dragon UnPacker to extract the contents of .far files.

How to convert:

Direct conversion of this type of .far files is unlikely, but you can export the content and possibly convert that.

List of software applications associated to the .far 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 far file, edit far file, convert far file, view far file, play far 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 far files.

Applications that extract far file - The Sims game archive

Programs supporting the exension far on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Dragon UnPACKer for extract far file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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