Cosmos and Chaos

How to decompress a compressed SoundFont

Generally, SoundFont tends to be heavy, so it may be compressed by dedicated software.
In this article, I will show you how to decompress such files.

How to decompress for .sfpack files

How to decompress for .sfArk files

A .sfArk file is compressed by software called sfArk, but the official website of the software is closed.

It seems that Awave Studio software supports decompression and you can use it.

If you do not mind to use command line tools, you can choose to use it.

If you absolutely need the original software file, I think it is safe to download it from the Internet Archive.

How to decompress for .zip / .lzh / .rar files

These can be decompressed with general compression / decompression software.
There is also a lot of free software. I use 7-Zip.