How to open FAR files

Did your computer fail to open a FAR file? We explain what FAR files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your files.

What is a FAR file?

We know of 2 different uses of the FAR file type, one of them being Farandole Composer module. Read the details below.

The FAR file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So a FAR opener may not be able to open all kinds of FAR files. In this case, look through both formats to make sure you find the best suited FAR viewer.

Farandole Composer module

Through our analysis of FAR files, we know that one use of the format is Farandole Composer module. 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.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

The Sims Archive

Through our analysis of FAR files, we know that one use of the format is The Sims 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.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

FAR file openers, viewers, etc.

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
We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with FAR-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with FAR-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!