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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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 fr file type:

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 FR files:

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

How to convert file with extension FR:

As far as we know, this .fr 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 software applications associated to the .fr file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux 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 ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting fr files.

  • Open fr file
  • Edit fr file

Software that open fr file - French language translation

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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