What is a .KAR File And How To Open It (Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .kar extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. In this article we will explain what .kar file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .KAR file?

The file extension .KAR is from Karaoke MIDI File.The file is a audio related file.

What to know

There are currently 3 software that can open the .kar file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .KAR file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .KAR file on various operating systems.

How to open a .KAR file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .kar file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Nullsoft Winamp and Recisio KaraFun software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .KAR file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Nullsoft Winamp software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .KAR file on Mac

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .kar file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Mireth Technology Music Man software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Mireth Technology Music Man.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .KAR file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Mireth Technology Music Man software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .KAR file?

If you are still unable to open the .KAR file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .KAR file.kar – PC-Karel. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .KAR file with the Nullsoft Winamp, Recisio KaraFun programs on Windows and Mireth Technology Music Man program on Mac.