File Extension Library

.SHAR File Extension

  • Category: Compressed Files

What are .SHAR files and how to open them?

Can't open .SHAR 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 .SHAR file.

What is a .SHAR file extension?

.SHAR file extension has been classified as Compressed Files.

.SHAR is Unix Shar Archive

Compressed archive created using the Unix Shell Archive Program; often several files compressed into one archive; can be unpacked on Unix systems with the "shar" application by typing sh filename.shar.

How to fix problems with .SHAR files

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