WinRAR is a shareware file archiver and data compression
utility developed by Eugene Roshal, and first released in autumn of 1993.
It is one of the few applications that is able to create RAR archives natively,
because the encoding method is held to be proprietary.
• WinRAR is able to compress in RAR format (recommended) and ZIP.
And to unpack the following formats: RAR, ZIP, CAB, ARJ, LZH,
TAR, GZIP, ACE, UUE, BZIP2, JAR, ISO, Z, 7-
• WinRAR is available for Windows, MacOSX, DOS, OS / 2, Linux, FreeBSD and Pocket PC.
• The RAR format is superior to ZIP format, then the resulting files
with WinRAR are considerably smaller than ZIP files.
However WinRAR can compress your files with RAR and ZIP format.
• Unlike competitors such as WinZIP programs that require you to
buy a license every year to have the latest version of them, WinRAR
license is for life, so, with WinRAR license you are entitled to all new
updates appearing in this program. So, when you buy get free updates for life.
The new version is available for Windows operating systems 32 and 64 bits,
compression takes advantage of multi-
especially in Windows Vista and Windows 7.
Works on Microsoft Windows,MAC OSX (Apple), Linux!