Fix WinRAR Error System Unable to Find Path

Do you want to know how to fix WinRAR error system cannot find path specified? Read this tutorial to learn how to use Remo Repair RAR tool to fix and extract WinRAR files with ease. Get the trial edition of the software for FREE!

WinRAR Error System Cannot Find Path

"Anyone knows how to fix WinRAR error system cannot find path? I have downloaded the RAR file from my email without any interruption, but while extracting it I got an error “The system cannot find the path specified”. Is there any way to fix this issue and extract RAR file contents?"

Overview of WinRAR error system cannot find path specified

RAR folder with lengthy filename usually throws error “The system cannot find path specified” because WinRAR application cannot recognize such files. It may even happen due to incomplete download or presence of bad sectors in the memory location where RAR archive is saved on HDD. When WinRAR shows this kind of error while extracting RAR files, you may lose access to its data.

However, no need to worry because you can manually fix WinRAR error by renaming too long file name with small letters or just by saving the RAR archive in another location on hard disk drive. In case, if these manual solutions don’t fix the problem and the WinRAR error system unable to find path still persists, then you need to use Remo RAR Repair software. The tool is capable of fixing all the errors related to WinRAR in just a couple of minutes.


Safely fix WinRAR error system cannot find path using Remo Repair RAR tool

Remo Repair RAR program is built with advanced algorithms and easy-to-use interface that will guide you to fix RAR file error “the system cannot find the path specified” on Windows computer. Along with system cannot find the path specified error, the software is capable of fixing RAR file that is unable to open due to checksum error, CRC error, read error, file name too long, etc. It is non-destructive utility to repair damaged, corrupted or inaccessible RAR archives as the original file remains intact during the repair process.

Helpful Tips:

  • Maintain backup of all your important RAR files
  • Do not terminate WinRAR tool while extracting or compressing RAR archives
  • Frequently scan your system with updated anti-virus program to get rid of virus attack
  • Avoid interruption while downloading RAR files

Steps to fix WinRAR error system cannot find the path with Remo Repair RAR

Click the Download button to get the trial edition of Remo RAR Repair tool for free and install it on your Windows computer. After successful installation, run the software and follow the below steps to fix WinRAR error system cannot find the path.


Step 1: Launch Remo Repair RAR and select the RAR file showing WinRAR error using “Browse” option, then click on “Repair” icon.

Browse RAR file showing WinRAR error system cannot find path and hit Repair

Step 2: The software quickly starts scanning the selected RAR file to analyze and fix the errors which you can monitor by looking at the progress bar.

View repairing progress

Step 3: Once the RAR file is fixed, you can view the list of all files/folders from the repaired RAR archive.

Preview repaired RAR file

Step 4: Click “Browse” to choose the desired storage path to save the fixed RAR archive and click on “Save” button.

Save repaired RAR file