.PLR File Extension
File Type 1Terraria Player File
File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.
What is a PLR file?
Player profile saved by Terraria, a 2D sandbox construction action and adventure game; saves the player's status, including health and mana points and appearance; used for tracking player progress throughout the game.
Terraria PLR files are saved to the following directory: [user]\Documents\My Games\Terraria\Players\.
NOTE: Terraria also creates backup files for players using the compound extension ".plr.bak." This enables players to be recovered if the PLR file becomes corrupt.
File Type 2rFactor Player File
.PLR File Association 2
Player file used by rFactor, a car racing game developed by Image Space; contains player profile information, such as the last race track used, the car the player drove, and many others; used for loading player data in the game.
rFactor player files are stored in a plain text format and can be edited with a text editor. However, you should be careful when making edits, since changing the file can cause the game to malfunction.
PLR files are saved to the \UserData\[playername]\ directory of an rFactor installation.