Files with fr file extension are generally localization files in French language. Used in many programs.

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

empty - Finalburn Alpha movie capture file

empty - Systems Tool Kit frequency information

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Software that open fr file

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FR file extension - French language translation

What is fr file? How to open fr files?

File type specification:

Text file type icon Text file type

The fr file extension is frequently used for localization files in French language.

These files are used by programs that offer the user the possibility of changing the language in GUI of certain program.

The default software associated to open fr file:

NotePad++ text editor icon

Notepad++ Team logoNotePad++ text editor  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Notepad++ Team

A very popular free text and source code editor. It supports syntax highlighting and syntax folding for C, C++, HTML, ASP, Java, Pascal, PHP, Cobol, CSS etc. Notepad++ also supports plugins to add new features. It is localized to many languages.

Help how to open:

The *.fr files are often in simple text or XML format and thus can be edited in any text editor.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

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

Software that open fr file - French language translation

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

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with fr file by default:
NotePad++ text editor small icon NotePad++ text editor
Other suggested software:
Sublime Text small icon Sublime Text
PSPad small icon PSPad
Atom small icon Atom

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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