What is a .PLR File And How To Open It – Image Space (Easy Steps)


Have you downloaded a file with .plr extension, but you have never seen this extension before? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. In this article we will explain what .plr file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .PLR file?

The file extension .PLR is rFactor Player File. This file extension belongs to the developer Image Space. The format of this game related file is text.

What to know

There are currently 3 software that can open the .plr file on 1 platform.

How to open a .PLR file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Notepad++ software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Image Space rFactor, Microsoft Notepad and Notepad++.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .PLR 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: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Notepad++ software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .PLR file?

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


In this article you have learned how to open the .PLR file with the Notepad++, Image Space rFactor, Microsoft Notepad programs on Windows.