FAR File Type

- The quick facts

What are FAR files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a FAR 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 FAR file?

FAR files have multiple uses, and Farandole Composer module is one of them.

Farandole Composer module

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open FAR files

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

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different FAR openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: November 16, 2021

More file formats using the FAR extension

Through our research of FAR files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail, and we would love to hear from you if you have information about either of them.

The Sims Archive

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

WinampWinampUser submitted
jetAudiojetAudioUser submitted
OpenMPT / ModPlug TrackerOpenMPT / ModPlug TrackerUser submitted
SqrSoft Advanced CrossfadingSqrSoft Advanced CrossfadingUser submitted
Ashampoo Media PlayerAshampoo Media PlayerUser submitted
SHOUTcast Source DSPSHOUTcast Source DSPUser submitted
Winamp Detector Plug-inWinamp Detector Plug-inUser submitted
ModPlug PlayerModPlug PlayerUser submitted
Media Player Classic frMedia Player Classic frUser submitted
Dragon UnPACKerDragon UnPACKerUser submitted