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.FAR File Extension

File Type 1The Sims Archive File

DeveloperElectronic Arts
Popularity
2.7 (7 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?

A FAR file is an archive that contains game data used by The Sims, a life-simulation game. It stores a collection of objects used within the game. FAR files are referenced by The Sims during gameplay and can be unpacked and edited with various third-party programs.

More Information

Examples of FAR files used by The Sims include Animation.far, Textures.far, and Objects.far. The Sims also uses .IFF files to store object data.

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Programs that open FAR files
Updated 6/22/2017

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
Updated 3/25/2010

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