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.FAR File Extension

File Type 1The Sims Archive File

DeveloperN/A
Popularity
3.0 (6 Votes)
CategoryGame Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

What is a FAR file?

Archive containing game data used by The Sims, a life-simulation game; contains a collection of objects used within the game; examples include "Animation.far," "Textures.far," and "Objects.far."

More Information

FAR files are referenced by The Sims during gameplay and can be unpacked and edited with various third-party programs. The Sims also uses .IFF files to store object data.

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Programs that open FAR files
Windows
Electronic Arts The Sims
SE Object Manager
Dragon UnPACKer
Mac
Electronic Arts The Sims
Updated 12/30/2008

File Type 2Farandole Composer Module

DeveloperN/A
Popularity
2.0 (1 Vote)
CategoryAudio Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

.FAR File Association 2

Audio tracker file format used by Farandole Composer; plays back sound samples in multiple tracks.

Programs that open FAR files
Windows
Nullsoft Winamp
MODPlug Player
Schism Tracker
IPLAY
Mac
CocoModX
Schism Tracker
Linux
Schism Tracker
Updated 3/25/2010

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