The most commonly used .xar file type: Microsoft Excel AutoRecover backup
Have you had trouble opening the xar file on your computer? What are xar files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.
Files with xar file extension can be found as backups created when the autosaving options is enabled in latest Microsoft Excel.
The xar file extension is associated with Microsoft Excel, one of the most popular and powerful tool you can use to create format spreadsheets, graphs and much more.
The xar files are used since Microsoft Excel 2007 for autosaving purposes. Microsoft Excel 2007 and later has a built-in AutoRecover feature that has replaced the AutoSave add-in that exists in versions of Excel that are earlier than Microsoft Excel 2002.
The AutoRecover feature saves copies of all open Excel files at a user-definable fixed interval. The files can be recovered if Excel closes unexpectedly, for example, during a power failure.
A popular spreadsheet application distributed with Microsoft Office suite
A popular spreadsheet application from the Microsoft Office suite
Subscription-based service for Microsoft Office applications
Files with xar extension are used by The Header utility. They are data archive file formats.
Files with xar file extension may be nowadays found as vector graphics drawings made using Xara Studio software.
Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the computer file name, so for example document-name.pdf has file extension „pdf“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.
Our database contains a huge list of different file extensions, usually with detailed description and programs that can be used to open or otherwise work with that particular file type.
Every software listed in our database is verified and ve provide link to the developer or to the software own website, which should hopefuly be enough for you to download the most recent version of the program.