File Extension Library

.PACKAGE File Extension

  • Developer by: Electronic Arts
  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .PACKAGE file?

.PACKAGE file extension is created by Electronic Arts. .PACKAGE has been classified as Game Files. The format of .PACKAGE file is Binary.

.PACKAGE is Electronic Arts Game Package File

A PACKAGE file is a resource package file used by various Electronic Arts (EA) games, including The Sims 2, The Sims 3, The Sims 4, The Sims Online, Spore, and SimCity 4. It stores an archive of one or more game files, often in an XML format and may include 3D models, textures, sounds, and other game data, such as characters and neighborhood information. PACKAGE files are saved in EA's standard DBPF archive format.

Many PACKAGE files can be edited and repackaged with SimPE, a free editor for The Sims 2. They may also be created and modified with The Sims 2 ContentManager, a program officially released by Electronic Arts for modifying The Sims 2 content.

List of all softwares that can open the Electronic Arts Game Package File
Electronic Arts The Sims 2
Electronic Arts The Sims 3
Electronic Arts The Sims 4
Electronic Arts Spore
Ambertation SimPE
Electronic Arts The Sims 2
Electronic Arts The Sims 3
Electronic Arts The Sims 4
Electronic Arts Spore
File Type 2 Linux Autopackage File
Developer by: Autopackage Category: Compressed Files

Archive containing contents of a Linux program and associated files; created with the Autopackage package management system for Linux; installed using the Autopackage installer program.

Autopackage is intended for creating application installers rather than system level installers.

File Type 3 FOREVER Art Kit Package
Developer by: FOREVER Category: Misc Files

A PACKAGE file contains an art kit for FOREVER Artisan, a digital scrapbooking application. It stores scrapbooking content, such as page templates, cards, seasonal decorations, and creative splatters, which can be added to scrapbook projects. PACKAGE files are typically purchased and downloaded from the FOREVER online store and imported into the program.

Digital art kits may also be saved in an SBKIT or PAKIT file. You can import a kit in Artisan by selecting "Import content" from the Home menu.

NOTE: FOREVER was formerly known as Panstoria and Artisan is based off Storybook Creator, which was formerly known as Panstoria.

List of all softwares that can open the FOREVER Art Kit Package

How to Open .PACKAGE file on different platforms

Open .PACKAGE File on Windows

  • Right-click a .PACKAGE
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .PACKAGE file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .PACKAGE files" Press "Ok"

Open .PACKAGE File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .PACKAGE file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .PACKAGE File on Linux

Right click on the .PACKAGE file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .PACKAGE File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .PACKAGE file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .PACKAGE File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .PACKAGE files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .PACKAGE files

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