WinRAR is mentioned in best file compression tools of 2020
Save your disk space, create backups and compress your files. Process RAR, ZIP, CAB, 7-ZIP, TAR and other archives. Manage and password-protect files, check their integrity, scan them for viruses, select a compression method and file update mode, etc.
WinRAR 5.50 is available as a free download on our software library. Users leave reviews pointing out that the strong point of this tool is: WinRAR has a recovery option. Our built-in antivirus checked this download and rated it as 100% safe.
This PC program is compatible with Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7/8/10 environment, 32 and 64-bit versions. This program belongs to System Utilities. The actual developer of the program is Alexander Roshal. This PC program work with the following extensions: ".7z", ".rar" and ".bz". The size of the latest downloadable installation package is 2.5 MB. The most popular versions of the WinRAR are 5.2, 5.1 and 5.0.
WinRAR.exe, WinRAR351StandAlone.exe, WinRAR95.exe, WinArchiver.exe or IconF6E62A552.exe are the common file names to indicate the it installer. The software is sometimes distributed under different names, such as "Winrar Full", "WinRAR archiver", "WinRar3.70".
From the developer:
WinRAR can be used to create compressed archives using your files in RAR and ZIP formats. It can also be used to extract data from other archive formats including CAB, ARJ, LZH, TAR, GZ, UUE, BZ2, JAR, and ISO. This program offers a simple interface with a directory-browser, which can be used to scour through your folders and browse inside archives.
You may want to check out more software, such as WinRAR Repair Free, Repair WinRAR Free or Winrad, which might be similar to WinRAR.
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