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Old May 28, 2011, 05:59 PM
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Can someone suggest a good utility for extracting .rar files.

Seems everything I download is bloated with a bunch of crap I don't wan't / need.

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Old May 28, 2011, 06:02 PM
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Old May 28, 2011, 06:11 PM
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Old May 28, 2011, 06:34 PM
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winrar all the way. was using qinzip since it came out in the 90's too.
but winrar is better
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Old May 28, 2011, 06:36 PM
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winrar all the way. was using qinzip since it came out in the 90's too.
but winrar is better
Winrar is not free :P
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Old May 28, 2011, 06:49 PM
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Winrar is not free :P
you click the ok thing from time to time but so what?

also thanks for pointing out the quahog style typing :D
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Old May 28, 2011, 06:51 PM
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you click the ok thing from time to time but so what?

also thanks for pointing out the quahog style typing :D
That is annoying and when I'm extracting files I don't wan to have to think about making an extra.

Why bother?

7zip is free.. faster.. and better than WinRAR
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Old May 28, 2011, 07:12 PM
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That is annoying and when I'm extracting files I don't wan to have to think about making an extra.

Why bother?

7zip is free.. faster.. and better than WinRAR

While 7zip is free, I think that winrar is better at least in UI and usability. Just my opinion.
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While 7zip is free, I think that winrar is better at least in UI and usability. Just my opinion.
What part of the UI does someone REALLY use in winrar? Its all about the contextual menus.
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Old May 28, 2011, 08:55 PM
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7-zip all the way.
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