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.PAR File Extension

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File Type 1FMS Aircraft Parameters File

DeveloperFMS
Popularity
4.2 (105 Votes) Thanks for voting!
Rare Uncommon Average Common Very Common
CategoryGame Files
FormatText

Text

This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

Definition

File used by FMS (Flying-Model-Simulator), a flight simulation game for Windows; saves the airplane geometry and physics properties such as mass, center of gravity, and inertia moments; used for creating custom aircraft to fly in the game.

More Information

PAR files are one of several files that comprise the total aircraft data for the game. For example, there may be other 3D model files, texture bitmaps, and sounds.

Programs that open PAR files
Windows
FMS
Updated 3/13/2012

File Type 2Parchive Index File

DeveloperParchive
Popularity
3.9 (42 Votes) Thanks for voting!
Rare Uncommon Average Common Very Common
CategoryCompressed Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

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

Definition

Index file containing a group of parity volumes in a Parchive (or "parity volume set") archive; can be used to recover a file archive when one of the files contained in the archive is lost.

Programs that open PAR files
Windows
parchive
QuickPar
Mac
MacPAR deLuxe
UnRarX
Linux
parchive
PyPar2
Updated 8/26/2010

File Type 3Dedicated Micros DVR Recording

DeveloperDedicated Micros
Popularity
3.3 (10 Votes) Thanks for voting!
Rare Uncommon Average Common Very Common
CategoryVideo Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

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

Definition

Digital video format used by Dedicated Micros DVRs; used for both commercial and professional purposes; saved in a proprietary format that can be downloaded to a computer and viewed using NetVu software.

Programs that open PAR files
Windows
Dedicated Micros NetVu ObserVer
Dedicated Micros NetVu Investigator
Mac
Dedicated Micros NetVu Investigator
Updated 5/5/2008

File Type 4Solid Edge Part File

DeveloperSiemens PLM Software
Popularity
3.3 (7 Votes) Thanks for voting!
Rare Uncommon Average Common Very Common
Category3D Image Files
FormatBinary

Binary

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

Definition

Part file created by Solid Edge, a program used to create 3D product designs; contains a part design, including geometry, appearance, and structural information; used to store part information in the product design process.

More Information

Solid Egde can simulate parts to study their performance before manufacturing them.

Programs that open PAR files
Windows
Siemens Solid Edge
Adobe Acrobat DC
Mac
Adobe Acrobat DC
Updated 3/31/2010

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