File Extension Library

.CARC File Extension

  • Developer by: Nintendo
  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .CARC files and how to open them?

Can't open .CARC file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .CARC file.

What is a .CARC file extension?

.CARC file extension is created by Nintendo. .CARC has been classified as Game Files. The format of .CARC file is Binary.

.CARC is Nintendo DS Compressed Archive File

Compressed .NARC file used by Nintendo DS ROM games; may contain graphics, level information, and other game data; used for reducing the size of the data required to run the game.

CARC files can be extracted from .NDS files using NarcTool, Taxahan, or another Nintendo DS ROM editor. From here, they can be decompressed to NARC files, which can be browsed and edited with tools such as Narc Explorer.

List of all softwares that can open the Nintendo DS Compressed Archive File

How to fix problems with .CARC files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .CARC files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .CARC file format
  2. You need to check the .CARC file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)