Convert RAR to 7Z
Our free online converter allows you to convert rar archives to 7z as well as a variety of other formats.
Converting your rar file to 7z is easy with these steps.
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Converting rar to 7z
WinRAR Compressed Archive
|Main program||🔵 WinRAR|
RAR is a proprietary archive file format that helps you archive and store important files as a group. What this means is that you can compress and distribute large files as a single file provided you converted them to the RAR file format.
RAR file format has many characteristics and benefits that include:
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How to create and how to open an RAR file
Do you want to create a RAR file? Some several applications and programs allow you to do that. Out of the list of options, the two most outstanding are WinRAR and 7-Zip. You only need to select the folder you want to convert and add it to the archive.
If you want to open a RAR file, you can do that with several devices and programs, such as Windows Phone, Android smartphone, iOS devices, and Windows. To open your RAR file with Windows, simply install the RAR file software. Then, right-click the RAR file you want to extract, select the software you installed as the program you want to use for the extraction, and click on Extract Files. You can then select the folder where you want to store the extracted file(s) before clicking on OK.
Which other formats RAR can be converted into and why
RAR files aren’t common as ZIP files. So, you have to use commercial software to open the files. Also, the encryption algorithm on RAR files isn’t as secure as those of ZIP files.
To that end, here are some of the other formats and alternatives that can be used to open RAR files:
RAR files are usually converted into ZIP ones and vice versa. The latter format takes less time to get compressed so it is more convenient to work with if a user needs to deal with numerous archives.
|Developer||🔵 Eugene Roshal|
7z compressed archive
|Main program||🔵 7Zip|
|Description||🔵 The 7z file was issued in 1999 along with the 7zip, which was accessible to all. In the layout, any converting, encrypting, or compressing procedure was applicable. This format is highly future-proof due to the simplicity of using these methods. This sort of file can be very big and can get compressed highly.|
|Technical details||🔵 The file size for 7z can be 16000000000GB. 7 sorts of compressing can be done. LZMA compresses at 1MB per second and decompresses at 20MB per second. AES-256 encryption can be done in this file format.|