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Informations about the YAR filename extension and the file formats associated with it

We collected the information you should know about the .yar filename on this page. If you were sent a(n) .yar file in an e-mail, but you don’t know what to do with it, then you can find help here. We strive to suggest free, open-source applications that are available to everyone for the file formats.

2 filename extension(s) are in our database

.yar - YAK Compressed Archive

The YAR file is a Archive file, which is connected to the YAK Compressed Archive according to our registry. With the adequate settings, the YAK Compressed Archive (.yar) files can be opened or converted with the help of YAK.

Format description:
YAR format description not yet available
Magic string:
- / -
Related links:
Related extensions:
RealWin Backup File
Jetico BCArchive Encrypted Archive
SKY Compressed Archive
DCA Archive
DRM Delivery Message
Compressed Microsoft Cabinet File

.yar - Yar Scene

The Yar file is a Document file, which is connected to the Yar Scene according to our registry. With the adequate settings, the Yar Scene (.yar) files can be opened or converted with the help of Yar.

Format description:
YAR format
Magic string:
- / -
Related links:
Related extensions:
Yar Material File

Important! Programs other than the ones listed above may also use the .yar file extension. Even harmful programs can create files with the .yar extension to store data in them. Always be careful with .yar files coming from unknown sources. Don’t open executable files that arrived in mails, even if you know the sender.

The .yar file can’t be opened on your computer?

If the program necessary for opening the .yar file is installed properly on your computer, then the quickest and simplest way to open the .yar file is to double-click on the file’s name. If that doesn’t work, then the right software probably isn’t installed on your computer.

While opening the .yar file, you may receive an error message from the associated application, this can be caused by the following:

Incorrectly given .yar extension

The .yar filename extension can be given incorrectly sometimes. The cause of the error could be a mistake or a simple typo. We found the following incorrectly given filename extensions that are the most frequent in the case of .yar files.

ar, uar, jar, gar, tar, har

Maybe you’re not even looking for the .yar file extension?

It’s possible the the file’s extension was given incorrectly. Below, we list some filename extensions that are similar to the .yar extension. It’s possible that the one you’re looking for is among them.

Midtown Madness 2 Game Data
GridGain Archive
E-Sword Harmony Resource
Java Archive
Tape Archive
Uniface Deployment Archive

Associated applications

The Windows operating system stores information about the applications associated to the file extensions in the registry database. The associations can be queried or modified in the Command Prompt window with the "assoc" command.

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