.PLR File Extension

Image Space
File Type:
rFactor Player File

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

What is a PLR file?

Plr file extension has rFactor Player file type, developed by Image Space, which is associated with the "game files" category.

Created by rFactor, the file is used for storing player profile data, which includes a type of car driven, last race track, and more, using plain text format. It is also applied when to load player info when playing the game.
PLR files may be edited via a text editor. However, adding any changes to player files may affect the game.

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

plr file icon
Image Space
File Type:
rFactor Player File
Game Files

How to open PLR file?

Double click the plr 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 .plr 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 plr 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".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the plr 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 PLR files

  • Windows Windows
    • Image Space rFactor Image Space rFactor
    • Microsoft Notepad Microsoft Notepad
    • NotePad++ NotePad++
    • Other text editor Other text editor

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 plr file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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