How do I open ."rar" files

By Dave H
Mar 31, 2007
  1. I have down loaded a file exstention .rar I now realise that winzip does not open these files. Please could you advise me on how you open these files.

    dave H
  2. Motherearth

    Motherearth TS Rookie

    Open RAR files

    do a search for ALZIP, it is a free program and works a treat, from memory I think it is
    Regards Motherearth
  3. Dave H

    Dave H TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 79

    brilliant it worked a treat
  4. Jesse_hz

    Jesse_hz TS Maniac Posts: 545

    7zip is a free open-source alternative that handles most formats and (most of the time) beats ACE and RAR compression.
  5. Dave H

    Dave H TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 79

    Thank-you for this information.

    Dave H
    1 person likes this.
  6. Motherearth

    Motherearth TS Rookie


    Glad to be of help it is a brilliant Small program, not much space used at all and very versatile
    Regards motherearth
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