How to Open .rar Files Fast And Easy?

-Remeber all the Programs listed below are freeware (which means you do not have to pay for them)-

Things you will need

  • Internet Access
  • File Program

Step 1:

Rar files are small and compressed. These files have to be expanded with a program. A well known program is WinRar. This program will easily open any .rar file you have. These files are similar to files called .zip files. You may also like a program called 7Zip or WinZip.

Step 2:

Open your internet browser, and search for the following programs: WinRar, 7Zip, or WinZip. Evaulate each program and find which one could be used to meet your current needs or needs in the future.

Step 3:

Once you have decided on the program you wish to use. Download and install the program. Once done you are ready to go.

Step 4:

When you are done installing the program. Once you find the file you need to open you can open and unpack the file in two different ways. 1. Right-click on the file and click “Extract To” or “Extract Here” or 2. You can double-click on the file and  will open in appropriate program that you have installed.

When the files have been extracted, they will appear in a “New Folder”, that will contain the new files.

Step 5

You are now ready to use the files how you would like any other files. Being if they are “Setup File” or even a “.Exe File (execute file).

Summary: There are many programs to use. You have by now chosen a program that you can use whenever you come across a file you don’t know how to open.