Information about the .xar (xar) file type

This is one of two possibilities that we have on file for the .xar file extension, follow this link to view both possibilities.

Below is all the information we have available on file about the .xar (xar) file type.

.xar
Excel auto-recovery file. This file is a hidden file that is generally automatically by Excel to allow an edited spreadsheet to be recovered in the event of a crash. It is normally named with an arbitrary file name starting with a tilde (~nnnn.xar). This can be opened using Microsoft Excel.

The following link provides further information related to the .xar file extension:

Where this is available we would like to include file format information on .xar files, as well as information on how to view or open files of type .xar. If you know of any information which we have missed then please let us know.