RAR File Error While Extracting

Fix RAR File Error

RAR (Roshal Archive) is a widely used compression file techniques that is used to compress important files such as exe, photos, documents, applications, games, movies, etc. RAR files are widely used because it provides many useful features like data compression, password protection, error recovery, encryption, splitting and many others. However, similar to other compression technique even RAR files tend to get corrupt and show many error notifications.

People get very frustrated when they encounter error message while extracting the contents of the RAR file. After such error message, you won’t be able to access any of the files compressed in that RAR file. However, there are two ways to fix RAR file errors, here is how you can repair RAR file errors using WinRAR application:

  • Right click on the corrupt / damaged RAR file and click on “Extract files”
  • Tick on “Keep Broken Files” check box under Miscellaneous tab
  • Choose the folder where you want to save the extracted files and click on “Ok”
  • While the extraction process all error messages pops up, simply click on “Close”

This is an easy way to fix RAR file errors, however if this method fails to repair severely corrupt or damaged WinRAR files. In such cases, you need to use powerful third party RAR repair utility such as Remo Repair.

Remo Repair RAR:

Remo Repair is among the best utility to easily repair your severely corrupt / damaged RAR file on Windows. Adding to this, the tool is designed with friendly to use interface which helps even a person with less technical skills to operate the software. Adding to this, the application comes with free demo version through which you can check the capability of the software before purchase. Furthermore, the software is compatible to run on all the latest version of Windows operating system including Windows XP / Vista / 7 and 8.

Salient features of the software:

  • Instant solution to fix corrupt, damaged, broken and inaccessible RAR file
  • Has the ability to repair password protected, encrypted and large sized RAR file
  • Works on “Read only” mode which ensures no modification is made to original RAR file while repair process
  • Repairs RAR file created on all 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
  • 24 / 7 technical assistance is provided to its users on all 365 days of the year


Learn how to repair and open damaged RAR files:

Step 1: Download Remo Repair and install it to your Windows desktop / laptop computer. Open the software and stick to the main screen procedure. Make use of “Browse” option to choose your corrupt RAR file which is to be repaired. Start the repair process by clicking on “Repair” button.

RAR File Error While Extracting - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 2: The software rigorously scans and repairs your corrupt RAR file. You can moniter the repair process through progress bar.

RAR File Error While Extracting - Repairing Progress

Figure 2: Repairing Progress

Step 3: After completion, the application displays all the files and folders from the repaired RAR file.

RAR File Error While Extracting - Preview Repaired File

Figure 3: Preview Repaired File

Step 4: Finally save the repaired RAR file to your desired location by using “Save” button.

RAR File Error While Extracting - Save Repaired File

Figure 4: Save Repaired File