What are BAR files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening a BAR file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.
What is a BAR file?
BAR files have multiple uses, and Blackberry Playbook Program is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.
Blackberry Playbook Program
The .bar file extension is mainly used on files for the BlackBerry Operating System (BB OS) 10. These files contain application installation packages.
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How to open BAR files
Important: Different programs may use files with the BAR file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your BAR file is, you may need to try a few different programs.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested ten different BAR openers which you will find listed below.
Last updated: March 10, 2023
All known file formats using extension .BAR
While Blackberry Playbook Program is a popular type of BAR-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .BAR file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.
We know that one BAR format is FileStar/2 ToolBar. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.
Total Commander Button Bar Configuration
We know that one BAR format is Total Commander Button Bar Configuration. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of BAR files. Remember, different programs may use BAR files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.
|ActiveBarcode Trial-Version||User submitted|
|ActiveBarcode Application||User submitted|
|Dragon UnPACKer||User submitted|
|Professional Bartender||User submitted|
|Orchard Software LabelPrinter||User submitted|
|Barcode Label Maker Deluxe||User submitted|
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