File Extension EAR

.EAR File

File extension: EAR

Notes about the EAR file extension:

Incorrect file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your PC system. As such it is highly recommended to scan your PC for invalid registry entries, unused processes and other unfavourable system settings to identify slowdown issues.

The EAR file type is primarily associated with 'Java Enterprise Application Packaging Unit'.

JSPs and HTTP servlets can access all services and APIs available in WebLogic Server. These services include EJBs, database connections by way of Java Database Connectivity (JDBC), Java Messaging Service (JMS), XML, and more.

A Web archive (WAR file) contains the files that make up a Web application. A WAR file is deployed as a unit on one or more WebLogic Server instances. A WAR file deployed to WebLogic Server always includes the following files:

  • One servlet or Java Server Page (JSP), along with any helper classes.
  • An optional web.xml deployment descriptor, which is a Java EE standard XML document that describes the contents of a WAR file.
  • A weblogic.xml deployment descriptor, which is an XML document containing WebLogic Server-specific elements for Web applications.
  • A WAR file can also include HTML or XML pages and supporting files such as image and multimedia files.

The WAR file can be deployed alone or packaged in an Enterprise application archive (EAR file) with other application components. If deployed alone, the archive must end with a .war extension. If deployed in an EAR file, the archive must end with an .ear extension.

Detailed information for file extension EAR:

Primary association: Java Enterprise Application Packaging Unit
Identifying characters Hex: 50 4B 03 04 14 00 08 00 08 00 , ASCII: PK

Other applications associated with file type EAR:

  • ETI Camcorder Pro (Audio File) by Eyemail Technology, Inc.Special formats used by ETI Camcorder Pro. The FAQ gives more information about the specific format. Often accompanied by an .EYE file which is video. The EAR file is essentially an ADPCM WAVE file. This association is classified as Audio. Related links: ETI Camcorder Pro FAQ
File Identifier - TrID
'Identifying characters' used on are
provided by Marco Pontello from his TrID database

Important: Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC. It is highly recommended that you scan your PC for invalid registry entries, unused processes and other slowdown issues.

Technical data

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System Info for File Extension .EAR

The following listing is compiled from the database produced by the 'Associate This!' program, selected data from the main FILExt database and information FILExt collected directly from user systems.

ProgramID: File.Ear
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ZipGenius 5\zipgenius.exe -open %1

ProgramID: PAZIP
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\PowerArchiver\POWERARC.EXE %1

ProgramID: ZipZag.ear
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ZipZag\zipzag.exe %1

ProgramID: EarMasterlevel
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\EarMaster\ear40.exe %1

ProgramID: ALZip.ear
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ESTsoft\ALZip\ALZip.exe %1

ProgramID: ICEOWSDoc
EXEFile: rundll32 %SystemRoot%\system32\ShellExt\IceGUI.dll,RouteTheCall

ProgramID: uzip
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ULTIMA~1\uzip.exe

ProgramID: PAZIP
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Accessories\PowerArchiver\POWERARC.EXE

ProgramID: File.Ear
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\ZipGenius 6\zipgenius.exe -open

ProgramID: TzJAR
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\TUGZip\TUGZip.exe

ProgramID: EAR
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\PeaZip\PEAZIP.EXE

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