March 4th, 2019
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Many email client applications restrict you from sending large sized files to others. Then what do you do? You just compress the large file so that their size decreases. But you are unaware of the fact that the receiver has to unzip the RAR file then only he can read the content. I am quite sure you must have heard about WinRar. Yes, it is used for unpacking the zipped files.
What will you if you don’t have WinRAR?
How will you open RAR file without WinRAR?
Well, don’t panic there are various way out by which you can unzip a RAR file without WinRAR.
This is a true fact that Winrar can easily unzip the compress files. But I should say that you must be prepared for the worst. Why you should be always dependent on one tool when you can go for another option as well. The other options are as follows
Sometimes it is possible that you are unable to open RAR file because of access denied error. But you can fix it manually and can extract the RAR files.
By following the above steps you will be able to get the ownership of the RAR files. In order to get the access of the file and open RAR file follow the steps mentioned below:-
Now I think you must have already extracted the Rar files without using WinRAR. If still, it is not working then try another way out.
If still, you are unable to open RAR file there is some problem with your RAR file. If your file was fine and perfect then by applying the above methods you could have converted them. I am sure there must be some serious issue with your RAR files. Either they have got corrupted or maybe they are in an encrypted form.
So what should you do now?
Don’t worry where there is a will there is a way. You can try the Zip Recovery Tool by SyInfo which not only repairs the corrupt Rar but also extract the data from it. By using this tool you can easily open RAR files without WinRAR or WinZip. The zipped RAR files are difficult to split without WinZip.
Let’s see how this tool works
After you complete all these steps then you can see, view and access your Rar file on the saved location. All the zipped file will be extracted and you can open them.
Well, I have told you enough and I guarantee that now you know how to open .rar file without WinRAR. You don’t have to depend only on one application to unzip the compressed file. There is much other application. If the extracting problem in RAR file arises due to corruption issues then you can fix that too by using a third party tool. So the choice is yours. Apply the solution according to the situation and circumstances.
You may find helpful: How to Fix Corrupted ZIP file?