Repair Corrupt RAR files on Windows 8

RAR file fixer for Windows 8

Many people compress their important files such as documents, music, videos, photos etc into RAR archives. Compressing files in RAR has several advantages like reduced disk space, multiple archives, advanced compression, file security, reliable and many others. These files can be created and used on all Windows operating system including Windows 8. However the only problem with WinRAR files on Windows 8 is corruption and damage.

If you are a Windows 8 user with RAR files corruption problems, then no need to worry as this can be fixed with the help of Remo Repair application. This tool is bundled with features that make corrupt RAR file repair very easier. Before getting to know about how to repair WinRAR corrupt file let us first have a look on what are the main reasons behind RAR file corruption on Windows 8.

Reasons for RAR file corruption on Windows 8:

  • Interruption while downloading or extracting the contents of WinRAR archive
  • Renaming the RAR file with an inappropriate file extension
  • Malware or virus infection on RAR header file
  • Incomplete download of RAR archive
  • Power failure while opening or compressing RAR archive
  • Other reasons include presence of bad sectors, software malfunction, hardware failure, file system conversion, improper recovery etc.

Brief introduction of the software:

Remo Repair is among the finest utility that repairs your corrupt RAR archive and extract each and every file present in it. The tool uses powerful inbuilt algorithms to fix RAR files with both minor and severe corruptions. Other than Windows 8, the tool also supports fixing of RAR archives on Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP. Adding to this, the tool repairs large sized, password protected and encrypted RAR archives.

Why to choose Remo Repair?

You must be wondering why I need to use Remo Repair application, where there are tons of other inbuilt applications which accomplish the same task. Remo Repair should be your first choice because of the following reasons:

  • The tool can be easily installed on all latest versions of Windows operating system
  • Requires hardly 3–4 mouse clicks to repair your severely corrupt RAR file.
  • Read only non-destructive application that ensures no changes are made to the original RAR file.
  • Designed with user friendly interface, even a nontechnical person can use this utility without facing any difficulty.
  • Comes with free demo version using which you can estimate the performance of the software before actual purchase

Steps to repair corrupt RAR files on Windows 8:

Step 1: First, download Remo Repair software and install it to your Windows 8 computer. Launch the software and follow the on screen procedure. Use “Browse” button to select your corrupt RAR file and initialize the repair process by clicking on “Repair” button.

Corrupt RAR Files Repair Windows 8 - Main Screen

Figure A: Main Screen

Step 2: You can view the repair process by looking at the progress bar.

Corrupt RAR Files Repair Windows 8 - Repairing Progress

Figure B: Repairing Progress

Step 3: Allow the repair process to complete, and after completion the application shows all the files and folders from the corrupt RAR file.

Corrupt RAR Files Repair Windows 8 - Preview Repaired RAR File

Figure C: Preview Repaired RAR File

Step 4: Save the repaired files to your desired location using “Save” option.

Corrupt RAR Files Repair Windows 8 - Save Repaired RAR File

Figure D: Save Repaired RAR File