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.par

File Type 1 Parchive Index File IconParchive Index File
File Format Proprietary (Parchive)
Usage Referenced by an application; not meant to be opened manually; may run a program or script when opened
Rank ★ ★ ☆  Average
Description

Index file containing a group of parity volumes in a Parchive (or "parity volume set") archive; can be used to recover a file archive when one of the files contained in the archive is lost.

Open With
Windows

Iconparchive

IconQuickPar

macOS

IconMacPAR deLuxe

Unix

Iconparchive

IconPyPar2

Updated 2007
File Type 2 Generic IconDedicated Micros DVR Recording
File Format Proprietary (Dedicated Micros)
Usage Open manually
Rank ★ ☆ ☆  Uncommon
Description

Digital video format used by Dedicated Micros DVRs; used for both commercial and professional purposes; saved in a proprietary format that can be downloaded to a computer and viewed using NetVu software.

Open With
Windows

IconDedicated Micros NetVu ObserVer

IconDedicated Micros NetVu Investigator

macOS

IconDedicated Micros NetVu Investigator

Updated 2007
Information from the PC File Extensions Reference
https://pc.net/extensions/file/par
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