WINRAR is a program that is used to compress or decompress files in different formats such as RAR and ZIP files. It is able to open or create files in any format without any difficulties. The software is safe to use and can be used to make a file more secure.

Software details

Android / Windows 10 / Windows 8

Software description

You can enhance a document’s security by creating a password so that nobody can open it without your consent. There are so many tools such as repairing files, different file formats opening and so many more that make the software reliable when handling files.


Compressing and decompressing a wind range of formats.

WinRAR is able to open and create almost any kind of format there is. Among the major type of formats, it can decompress include RAR, ZIP, UUE, 7-Zip, BZ2, GZip, ISO, ARJ, JAR, LHZ, TAR, Z, XZ, ACE, among others. WinRAR is so updated that not only does it compress ZIP and RAR formats, it also compresses the new RAR5 format the offers a better compression rate.

Data encryption

With WinRAR program, you can make your files safer and secure by encrypting them with a password. Of course, if you don’t want to use a password when encrypting a file or a document you don’t have to. During the compressing process, you can make a file more secure by adding a password of your choice so nobody can open and access the information on the folder without the password.

Fix broken files

You may receive it have a broken file which means can’t be able to open it. WinRAR is able to fix all those issues and you can open the file without any issues.

How to open/decompress a compressed file

It is pretty easy to decompress a file or document from the WinRAR program. After downloading and installing it on your computer, you have options. Option one, just right click on the file you want to open. From the options click extract file and you are done. Option two, you can open the app and from there open the file you want.

How to compress a file

There are also two options for creating a compressed file. You can choose to go with the one that decompresses itself or the one that does not. For the one that does not decompress by itself right click on the file from the WinRAR and from the options click “add to archive” and you are done. For the one that decompresses itself, it’s the same process only in the end you go with the option to self-extract and then press okay.

WinRAR opens and creates files with no time. It has a simple interface that anyone can easily understand. With the option of a wide range of formats, WinRAR is very reliable when using it. Your files are never destroyed or at risk from either compressing or decompressing them. The software is compatible with Windows 7, 8, 8.1, and 10 as well as Android and it’s available for download from several platforms. It’s available in different languages so you don’t have to worry about language burier.

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