The File Extensions Database

.ARS File Extension

  • Developer by: Adobe Systems
  • Category: Settings Files

What is an .ARS file?

.ARS is After Effects Render Settings File

Settings file created by After Effects, a program used for creating motion graphics and cinematic visual effects; saves properties that define the quality of the output video; can be a settings file included with After Effects or a custom profile created by the user; enables settings to be reused across multiple rendering sessions.

Once video has been rendered it can be applied to an output module (.AOM file), which finalizes the video to an output file format.

Programs that open After Effects Render Settings File
Adobe After Effects CC 2019
Adobe After Effects CC 2019
File Type 2 Carmageddon Saved Game
Developer by: Stainless Games Category: Game Files Format: Binary

Saved game file created by Carmageddon, a violent car racing game; saves player progress and includes completed races, acquired cars, and credits; saved through the game interface.

Games that use ARS files include Carmageddon and Carmageddon 2: Carpocalypse Now.

Programs that open Carmageddon Saved Game
Stainless Games Carmageddon

How to solve problems with ARS files

  • Associate the ARS file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any ARS file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.ARS files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the ARS file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .ARS is After Effects Render Settings File. Because only the current version supports the latest ARS file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Adobe Systems manufacturer website after an available .ARS is After Effects Render Settings File update.
  • To make sure that your ARS file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.