RAR password

How to retrieve password for RAR/WinRAR archives

When you need to retrieve password for RAR/WinRAR archives, please have a try of the application RAR Password Recovery. If you don’t know much about RAR archive, please see the following explanation.

What is RAR archive?

RAR (Roshal Archive) archive or RAR file is a data container that stores one or more compressed files. After you download RAR file from Internet, you need to unpack its contents in order to use it.

RAR Password Recovery is a professional application that can retrieve RAR password. To use it to recover password for RAR/WinRAR archives, please do as follows.

Firstly, please free download RAR Password Recovery. Then, please double click it and follow the setup wizard to install it on the computer.

After opening the application, please click the Open button in the tool bar on top of the interface or the Open File button beside the “File name” input box to add the password protected RAR achieve into the application.

Thirdly, please choose a method to retrieve the password for the RAR achieve in the “Type of Attack for Documents with Strong Encryption” group box in the middle of the interface.

If you remember nothing about the RAR archive password, please check the radio button of “Dictionary Attack (Recommended)” in the group box at first. After that, please click Dictionary tab to open the corresponding interface. Please see it in the next snapshot.

retrieve RAR password using dictionary method

To reset the default dictionary, please check the radio button of “Default Dictionary” and click the “Select Default” button on the interface.

To add a new dictionary, please check the radio button of “Add Dictionary File” and click the “Select Dictionary” button on the interface.

After checking the radio button of “Smart Mutation”, you can also set the mutation count and max password length.

If you can recall something of the RAR file password, you can also choose “Brute-force with Mask Attack” and set the related parameters in the panel under the “Brute-force” tab.

If the above two methods fails, you can try Brute-force with Mask Attack (Trying All Possible Combinations).

Lastly, please click the Start button in the tool bar on top of the interface to start to retrieve the RAR password.

In the end of this article, if you want to try RAR Password Recovery, please click the following button.

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How to restore RAR/WinRAR password

It’s easy to restore RAR/WinRAR password with the application RAR Password Recovery.

What’s RAR?

RAR (Roshal Archive) is a proprietary archive file format that supports data compression, error recovery, and file spanning. RAR files are archives containing one or more compressed files. They can also be segmented into smaller chunks, which allow them to be sent in a series of emails or burned onto a series of disks. WinRAR supports the creation of recovery files, which are very handy in the event of a failing hard drive.

To use RAR Password Recovery to restore password for RAR archive, please do as follows:

Step 1. Download and install

Please download RAR Password Recovery and install it on the computer. After the installation, you can see the user interface of this application. Please see it in the next snapshot.

restore RAR password using RAR Password Recovery

Step 2. Add RAR file

Please click the Open button in the tool bar on top of the user interface or click the Open File button beside “File name” input box to add the password protected RAR file into the application.

Step 3. Recover password for the RAR file

In the “Type of Attack for Documents with Strong Encryption” group box, please choose a type of attack to recover the RAR file password according to your actual situation.

Brute-force with Mask Attack: If you can recall some information of the RAR file password, please choose this option and then click the Brute-force tab beside the “Recovery” tab. In the opened interface, you can set some parameters.

Dictionary Attack (Recommended): If you can’t remember anything about the RAR file password, please choose this option and then click the Dictionary tab and make the corresponding settings.

Brute-force with Mask Attack (Trying all Possible Combinations): If the above two methods fail, you can resort to this option.

At last, please click the Start button in the tool bar on top of the user interface to start to recover the RAR password.

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How to retrieve RAR/WinRAR password?

With RAR Password Recovery, you can easily retrieve RAR/WinRAR password and open the encrypted RAR files. If you want to know more details about it, please keep reading the following paragraphs.

RAR Password Recovery is a smart and easy-to-use utility that can retrieve password for RAR/WinRAR achieves with Brute-force with Mask Attack (Trying All Possible Combinations), Brute-force with Mask Attack and Dictionary Attack (Recommended).

The above three attacks are suitable in different situations. If you are able to recall part of the RAR achieve password such as the length of the password, character set, prefix, suffix, etc., you can use Brute-force with Mask Attack in RAR Password Recovery to recover the password of the RAR/WinRAR achieves.

After you download the package of RAR Password Recovery, please follow the steps below to recover password for your WinRAR achieves:

Step 1. Install and run RAR Password Recovery

To install and run RAR Password Recover, please double click the .exe file in the download package and follow the setup wizard.

Step 2. Add the password protected RAR/WinRAR achieve

To add the RAR/WinRAR achieve, please click the Open button or the Open File button on the main interface to browse and select the file.

Step 3. Choose Brute-force with Mask Attack and set parameters

To use Brute-force with Mask Attack to retrieve the RAR achieve password, please check the radio button of “Brute-force with Mask Attack” in the “Recovery” tab panel.Then, please click the “Brute-force” tab on the interface to open the “Brute-force” panel. The following is a snapshot of the “Brute-force” panel.

retrieve RAR password using RAR Password Recovery

On this interface, you can set the maximal and minimal password length in the “Min Length” and “Max Length” edit boxes. You can also set character set, prefix and suffix.

Step 4.Start to retrieve the password

To start the password retrieval process, please click the Start button on the interface.

A status bar indicating the process of the RAR/WinRAR password retrieval will show at the bottom of interface of RAR Password Recovery.

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Forgot RAR password? What can we do?

What can we do if we forget RAR password? To answer this question, let’s take a brief look at RAR first. RAR is the file extension of WinRAR archives. A RAR file is a data container that stores one or many files in compressed form to save space. The contents in it had to be extracted before being used.

Then, let’s get down to how to things we can do to recover RAR password for the  password-protected RAR file.

Tip1: Try some possible passwords

Sometimes, RAR password may be the filename or the URL from where the WinRAR file is downloaded.So, please have a try to see if they are correct. If the above tips still do not work, then we may try a third party application to recover the RAR password.

Tip 2: Try a RAR password recovery tool– RAR Password Recovery

RAR Password Recovery is professional and easy-to-use application that can quickly recover password of a WinRAR archive.There are three kinds of attack options to recover the RAR password:Dictionary Attack (Recommended), Brute Force Attack with Mask Attack and Brute Force Attack with Mask Attack (Trying All Combinations).

1.Dictionary Attack

Recommend Index : ★★★★★

Dictionary Attack will recover the lost RAR password by trying all the possible password in the built-in dictionary of the application. Besides, it also supports to add self-defined dictionary to the program.

2.Brute Force Attack with Mask Attack

Recommend Index : ★★★★

Brute-force with Mask Attack will be useful when you remember some symbols or length of the password.

3.Brute Force Attack with Mask Attack (Trying All Combinations)

Recommend Index : ★★★

Ff you remember nothing about the password, Brute Force Attack with Mask Attack (Trying All Combinations) will try every possible password combination of letters, digits and punctuations during the recovery process. It will take a bit longer time compared with the other two.

Hope the above tips will help you when you want to retrieve forgotten RAR password.

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