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Windows 7: opening .jar files?

23 Nov 2010   #1
Windows i7 920

Windows 8 Pro x64
opening .jar files?

I've been looking for a good archive manager that has full support for jar files. It needs to be freeware. 7-Zip does not support jars fully. Every time I try to do much of anything with a jar it says "Not yet implemented" in the latest stable release and the beta of it. I asked at Minecraft's forum because I want to mod my Minecraft, but I just got troll replies.

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23 Nov 2010   #2

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86

Winrar has .jar support. Try it from here.
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23 Nov 2010   #3
Windows i7 920

Windows 8 Pro x64

Nevermind. I found a free one that works well with jars:

IZArc - Download
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24 Nov 2010   #4

windows 7 RTM

Have you tried opening them with a twist?
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24 Nov 2010   #5
Windows i7 920

Windows 8 Pro x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by rerice View Post
Have you tried opening them with a twist?
LOL. Very punny. Anyway, someone should develop an archive manager aimed mostly at jar files and call it Twist or something.
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