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Windows 7: RAR Files

05 Aug 2012   #1
mackan21

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
RAR Files

So my computer has turned every rar file into a strange icon, and when i click on it, my cpu goes to max. anyone else has this problem?






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05 Aug 2012   #2
mitchell65

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

What program have you got RAR file associated with as this is probably the icon of that program? What happens if you double click an AR file?
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05 Aug 2012   #3
mackan21

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

I have .RAR files associated with winrar, when i double click the computer is spamming explorer.exe at me and i'm forced to restart.
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05 Aug 2012   #4
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

how about you post a screen shot to give us an idea of the icons change.

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05 Aug 2012   #5
mackan21

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Icons Change?
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22 Sep 2012   #6
mackan21

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

This:


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22 Sep 2012   #7
BisVal

Win 7 Ult 64-bit
 
 

Open WinRAR settings and set the file associations to open all compressed files , see what will happen.
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22 Sep 2012   #8
mackan21

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

How do you do that xD
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22 Sep 2012   #9
z3r010

 

Options -> settings -> Integration tab -> tick RAR -> OK
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22 Sep 2012   #10
beret21

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

un-install RAR - - - -- THEn install ......................
IF that doesn't help kick out RAR use 7-ZIP
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