open rar files?not a trial version?free!

  moby58 14:58 07 Jul 2014

Ive just changed laptops and need to open rar there a totally free one?I wont be using it that often,but don't want a trial version.Have googled it,but there appears to be a lot of options.Just a good old free version would be good thanks!grateful for any ideas.Thanks in advance

  moby58 15:00 07 Jul 2014

windows 7 laptop the way

  tullie 15:17 07 Jul 2014


  wee eddie 15:42 07 Jul 2014

7Zip has become a bit of a minefield just lately. Following this thread

  Batch 16:51 07 Jul 2014

wee eddie

Did you miss something out of your post?

  Woolwell 17:23 07 Jul 2014

I use Free Rar Extract Frog. But like 7Zip be careful where you donwload from. Cnet often bundles toolbars which behave like malware for example and they can be a pain to remove. Make sure that you untick/tick only the correct program. As far as I am aware this site is ok Free RAR

  wee eddie 18:01 07 Jul 2014

I've managed to avoid most of the pitfalls. However, I find it difficult to get to load properly

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:15 07 Jul 2014

Use the site here to download / update software with out the added crap that is put into most install packages nowadays.

7zip is on this site just tick the box

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