What is a .PACKAGE File And How To Open It – Electronic Arts

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .package extension. It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .package file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .PACKAGE file?

The .PACKAGE file extension is Electronic Arts Game Package File. The developer of this file extension is Electronic Arts. The file has the binary format, and it is a game related file.

What to know

There are currently 6 software that can open the .package file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .PACKAGE file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .PACKAGE file on various operating systems.

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

To open the .package file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Electronic Arts The Sims 2, Electronic Arts The Sims 3, Electronic Arts The Sims 4, Electronic Arts Spore, S3PE and Ambertation SimPE software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .PACKAGE 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: 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 Electronic Arts The Sims 2 software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .PACKAGE file on Mac

To open the .package file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Electronic Arts The Sims 2, Electronic Arts The Sims 3, Electronic Arts The Sims 4 and Electronic Arts Spore software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .PACKAGE file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “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 Electronic Arts The Sims 2 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 .PACKAGE file?

If you are still unable to open the .PACKAGE file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .PACKAGE file.package – Autopackage, .package – FOREVER. 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 .PACKAGE file with the Electronic Arts The Sims 2, Electronic Arts The Sims 3, Electronic Arts The Sims 4, Electronic Arts Spore, S3PE, Ambertation SimPE programs on Windows and Electronic Arts The Sims 2, Electronic Arts The Sims 3, Electronic Arts The Sims 4, Electronic Arts Spore programs on Mac.