DAR File Type

- The quick facts

What are DAR files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a DAR 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 DAR file?

A .DAR file is a Dar archive file. Through our analysis of DAR files, we know that one use of the format is Dar archive. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open DAR files

Important: Different programs may use files with the DAR file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your DAR file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 7 different DAR openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: June 15, 2014

Suggest another file format using extension DAR

While we know of one file format using the .DAR file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .DAR file.

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of DAR files. Remember, different programs may use DAR files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

DVD Architect StudioDVD Architect StudioUser submitted
DVD Architect ProDVD Architect ProUser submitted
Sony DVD Architect StudioSony DVD Architect StudioUser submitted
Sony DVD Architect ProSony DVD Architect ProUser submitted
Sonic Foundry DVD ArchitectSonic Foundry DVD ArchitectUser submitted
Sony DVD ArchitectSony DVD ArchitectUser submitted
FAB SubtitlerFAB SubtitlerUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with DAR-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with DAR-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!