.PHAR File Extension

Developer:
Greg Beaver
File Type:
PHP Archive
Popularity:

Having trouble opening .phar extension? Don't panic! This page explains what phar files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open phar files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a PHAR file?

Phar file extension has PHP Archive file type, developed by Greg Beaver, which is associated with the "executable files" category.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

phar file icon
Developer:
Greg Beaver
File Type:
PHP Archive
Category:
Executable Files
Format:
Binary

How to open PHAR file?

Double click the phar file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .phar extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the phar extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".
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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the phar file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open PHAR files

  • Windows Windows
    • PHP PHP
    • Phar Phar
  • MacOS MacOS
    • PHP PHP
    • Phar Phar
  • Linux Linux
    • PHP PHP
    • Phar Phar

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the phar file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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