In some cases, it so happens that RAR files refuse to open due to corruption or damage. Under such circumstances, extracting contents of the RAR file becomes difficult. But not to worry, it is possible to repair and open RAR files using the methods explained here.
Method #1: Repair and open damaged RAR using WinRAR
Compressed file repair function is integrated in WinRAR. So if you want to repair corrupted archive, you can try to use WinRAR.
Method #2: Repair corrupt RAR archive with RAR file repair tool
Remo Repair RAR is an advanced file repair utility that aids you in repairing and opening your damaged RAR archive. The tool uses advanced scanning algorithm which scans and repairs the entire RAR file.
This tool is capable of fixing of password protected, encrypted, large sized, broken and inaccessible RAR files. In addition to this, the software is a read only application that ensures no modification is made to the original RAR file while repair process.
Features of Remo Repair RAR application
Fixing damaged WinRAR files is very easy by using Remo RAR Repair software. Just follow the instrcutions below and your RAR file will be repaired in minutes.
Step 1: Just download and install the demo version of Remo Repair RAR software. Double click on the shortcut icon and open the application. Choose your damaged RAR archives which is to be repaired and click on ‘Repair’ button.
Figure 1: Main Screen
Step 2: Now, the program scans and fixes the specified damaged RAR file. You can view the repair process through the progress bar.
Figure 2: Repairing Progress
Step 3: After completion, the wizard displays the contents of the RAR files.
Figure 3: Preview Repaired File
Step 4: At last, save the fixed files to your desired location by using “Save” option (However, you can activate this option to save, only after you buy the full version)
Figure 4: Save Repaired RAR File