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Windows 7: Enable RAR view in Explorer?

12 Oct 2009   #1

Windows Seven Ultimate x64 v6.1.7600
Enable RAR view in Explorer?

Hi Guys,
I wanted to know if it was possible to Enable Windows Explorer Folder View of Rar Folders in Windows ?


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12 Oct 2009   #2

Windows 7 64

You need Winrar to explore .rar files because the files are compressed. Win 7 can only ceate and explore .zip files which is a completely differnent method of file compression.
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12 Oct 2009   #3


Only if the extension is ZIP.
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12 Oct 2009   #4
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 10586

Hello Frost, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Sorry, but you'll have to have a 3rd party program like 7-Zip to view RAR files.
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