Installing from .rar file?!

  Jimer 21:08 14 Apr 06


I have downloaded a .rar file and also downloaded winrar. How do i install the .exe file in the .rar file?
Sorry not having much luck with .rar files ;-(

Thank you

  dogbreath1 21:16 14 Apr 06

Right click on the .rar file and choose one of the three extract options dependant upon where you want the extracted files to be placed.

  Eric half-a-bee 21:17 14 Apr 06

if it's a self-extrating file just double click on the .rar file. Otherwise right-click if you have set-up it correctly you'll have an option for WinRar, when you move the pointer to this you given some choices - "Extract Files" and "Extract Here". If you select "extract here" the contents are unzipped to the same location and then you'll (probably) have the .exe file.

  Stuartli 22:08 14 Apr 06

If you've used WinZip then WinRAR is basically similar in use.

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