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RAR File
The page is a description about RAR file extension (WinRAR Compressed Archive).
Converting RAR Files

Youconvertit can convert RAR files to the following formats:

rar to 7z (7-Zip Archive)
rar to bz2 (BZip2 Compressed Archive)
rar to bzip2 (Bzip2 Compressed Archive)
rar to gz (GZIP compressed archive filee)
rar to gzip (GZIP compressed archive file)
rar to tar (Tape Archive)
rar to tbz (Bzip Compressed Tape Archive)
rar to tbz2 (Bzip2 Compressed Tape Archive)
rar to tgz (UNIX Tar File Gzipped)
rar to zip (Zip Archive)

File extension: .rar
Category: Archive Formats
Description:
The RAR file type is primarily associated with 'WinRAR' by RarLab. Spanned archives can come in two forms: the original .R00 to .R99 or the new PART#.RAR form. Some programs use the RAR format for their data files as well. As a bit of trivia: RAR was created by Eugene Roshal (RAR= Roshal ARchive).
Start convert: Convert RAR file
Technical Details:
File archive containing one or more files compressed with RAR compression; uses a higher compression ratio than typical ZIP compression; incorporates a proprietary compression algorithm that is now used by other compressors, including 7-Zip for its .7Z files; may be extracted using a variety of programs.The RAR compressor can also create spanned, or multi-volume, archives, which are split across several compressed files. These files typically have file extensions from ".R00" to ".R99," or they may all have the standard ".RAR" extension.
Supported applications:
WinRAR , Smith Micro StuffIt Deluxe 2010 , Corel WinZip 16 Pro, 7-Zip , Zipeg , PeaZip , WinMount International WinMount , Whirling Dervishes Alpha ZIP , Free RAR Extract Frog
Developed by: Eugene Roshal
MIME type : application/x-rar-compressed

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