Files with package extension can also be commonly found in games from Electronic Arts, such as the Sims series.

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

package file icon.package - Microsoft Visual Studio SharePoint package

package file icon.package - Linux Autopackage file

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PACKAGE file extension - Electronic Arts game data archive file

What is package file? How to open package files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

The package file extension is related to computer game games developed by  Maxis studio, which is now owned by Electronic Arts.

This format was used in games from popular Sims series as well as in Spore game.

The default software associated to package file type:

The Sims 2 Double Deluxe icon

Electronic Arts, Inc. logo The Sims 2 Double Deluxe  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Electronic Arts, Inc.

The Sims 2 Double Deluxe is collection of original game The Sims 2 and The Sims 2 Nightlife Expansion Pack, The Sims 2 Celebration Stuff Pack, plus a bonus DVD in one great collection.

The Sims 3 icon

Electronic Arts, Inc. logo The Sims 3  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Electronic Arts, Inc.

The Sims 3 is very popular strategic life simulation video game. controls their own Sims in activities and relationships in a similar manner to real life. The Sims 3 supports many operating systems and platforms such as Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Android, iOS etc.

Spore icon

Electronic Arts, Inc. logo Spore  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Electronic Arts, Inc.

Spore is a computer game from Maxis, where player creates and evolves his creatures, which can then be shared with other users. The game was released in 2008.

Help how to open PACKAGE files:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to open this file extension.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to open game files

How to convert file with extension PACKAGE:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to convert this file extension.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert game files

File identification strings:

HEX code: 44 42 50 46
ASCII code: DBPF

Related links:

SimPE Download - modding editor for The Sims 2

DBPF Extractor - extract EA package game file

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

  • Others package file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with package file - Electronic Arts game data archive file

Click on the software link for more information about The Sims 2 Double Deluxe. The Sims 2 Double Deluxe uses package 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:

Main software associated with package file by default:
The Sims 2 Double Deluxe small icon The Sims 2 Double Deluxe
The Sims 3 small icon The Sims 3
Spore small icon Spore

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