.arc

File Type 1 Compressed File Archive IconCompressed File Archive
File Format Standard (developed by System Enhancement Associates)
Usage Referenced by an application; not meant to be opened manually; may run a program or script when opened
Rank ★ ★ ☆  Average
Description

Standard MS-DOS compression format (PC) or Macintosh hierarchical archive (Mac) used in the late 1980s and early 1990s; still used occasionally, but mostly replaced by newer, more efficient compression algorithms.

Open With
Windows

IconSmith Micro StuffIt Deluxe for Windows

IconCorel WinZip

Icon7-Zip

macOS

IconSmith Micro StuffIt Deluxe Mac

IconThe Unarchiver

Unix

IconFreeArc

Updated 2007
File Type 2 Generic IconAfrican Safari Data File
File Format Proprietary (Activision)
Usage Referenced by an application; not meant to be opened manually
Rank ★ ☆ ☆  Uncommon
Description

Contains music, images, and other data used by Cabela's African Safari; named "data.arc" and is located in the /PSP_GAME/USRDIR/ directory on Sony PSP discs; Cabela's African Safari is available for Windows PC, Xbox, Playstation 2, and PSP.

The DATA.ARC file is referenced by the African Safari game and should not be manually opened by the user.

Open With
Windows

IconActivision Cabela's African Safari

Updated 2007
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