The File Extensions Database


.ASR File Extension

  • Developer by: Adobe Systems
  • Category: Web Files

What is an .ASR file?

.ASR is ActionScript Remote Document

Server-side ActionScript file created with Adobe Dreamweaver or Contribute; uses the same language and syntax as a standard ActionScript (.AS) file, but can access access built-in server-based features in ColdFusion; the "Default.asr" file installed with Dreamweaver and Contribute is located in the NewDocuments folder.

Programs that open ActionScript Remote Document
Windows
Adobe Dreamweaver CC 2019
Adobe Contribute 6.5
Mac
Adobe Dreamweaver CC 2019
Adobe Contribute 6.5
File Type 2 Audio Streaming Resource Archive
Category: Compressed Files

Compressed archive used by video games such as Sniper Elite, a third-person, World War 2 video game; contains sound data, such as heartbeats, game music, and firing weapons, referenced during gameplay.

NOTE: The ASR file is located in the \sounds\ folder of the game directory. The file is compressed with ZLIB compression, but can be decompressed with the offzip program and modified to alter sounds.

Programs that open Audio Streaming Resource Archive
Windows
Rebellion Sniper Elite
offzip
File Type 3 Adobe Photoshop Scratch File
Developer by: Adobe Systems Category: Data Files Format: Binary

File created by Adobe Photoshop, a graphics editing application; stores image-editing, or "scratch," information while the user modifies an image; used for temporarily saving data while the program is running.

Programs that open Adobe Photoshop Scratch File
Windows
Adobe Photoshop CC 2019
Mac
Adobe Photoshop CC 2019

How to solve problems with ASR files

  • Associate the ASR file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any ASR file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.ASR files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the ASR 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 .ASR is ActionScript Remote Document. Because only the current version supports the latest ASR file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Adobe Systems manufacturer website after an available .ASR is ActionScript Remote Document update.
  • To make sure that your ASR file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.