"I downloaded a RAR file from internet source and the download was 100% successful. However, when I try to extract the contents of the .rar file, the "No Archive Found" error message appears. The same error message popped up even after trying multiple times. What do I need to do now? Is there any solution to my problem?......the WinRAR holds a lot of useful content which I don't want to lose......Plz Help!!!!!"
"No Archive found" error message is one of the most common error message you encounter while extracting the contents of WinRAR file. The main reason behind this error message is RAR file corruption. Although, WinRAR application provides an inbuilt way to repair such corrupted RAR archive showing winrar archive not found error, this method doesn't have high success ratio. In such circumstances, you need to download and use Remo Repair RAR software which fixes RAR archive not found errors very easily and effectively.
WinRAR file tends to get corrupted and severely damaged, if there is any interruption such as power failure, improper system termination, etc. while downloading a WinRAR file. Although, your browser displays message like file download complete, but when you try to extract the contents of the file, then it says "No Archive Found" error message. In such case, how you will open incomplete RAR file? Just continue reading to know how to repair and open incomplete RAR file with ease
Using Inappropriate Compression Technique:
There are several tools and compression techniques which you can use to compress a file into .rar format. But, using unreliable or improper third party software to compress your important files will result in RAR file to get damaged and dispalys no archive found error message.
Downloading and using improper file recovery software to recover your deleted or lost RAR archives sometimes damages RAR file structure and ends with RAR file corruption.
Other than the above stated factors, there are numerous other reasons for .rar file corruption. But, luckily all these issues can be fixed using Remo Repair RAR software as said before. Remo RAR Repair is a very reliable and trustworthy application that fixes WinRar archive not found error message showing up while extracting a WinRAR file. By uisng this tool, you will also get to know how to repair WinRAR Zip archive file, if it is corrupted or inaccessible due to any reasons. The software repairs RAR files created on any WinRAR versions like WinRAR 2.00, WinRAR 2.90, WinRAR 3.50, WinRAR 3.70, WinRAR 3.80, WinRAR 3.90 and WinRAR 4.00 after any type of corruption or damage.
Note: You can enable “Save” option only after buying the full version of the software.
Step 1: In order to fix archive not found errors on Windows system, first download and install Remo Repair software to your Windows OS based computer. Run the installed application and stick to the main screen steps. Click “Browse” button to choose your corrupt .rar file. Initiate the repairing process by clicking on “Repair” button.
Figure A: Select RAR File
Step 2: You can view the repairing process through progress window as shown in figure B.
Figure B: Fixing Process
Step 3: After completion of fixing RAR file, the application displays all the repaired folders and files from the corrupt RAR file.
Figure C: Preview Fixed RAR File
Step 4: Finally, save the fixed RAR file to your desired destination location using “Save” option
Figure D: Save Repaired RAR File