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Convert RAR to ZIP

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You can convert archive file format RAR to ZIP as well as to variety of other formats with free online converter.

How to convert rar to zip?

How to convert zip to rar?
Step 1

Upload rar-file

Select rar file, which you want to convert, from your computer, Google Drive, Dropbox or drag and drop it on the page.
Step 2

Convert rar to zip

Select zip or any other format, which you want to convert.
Step 3

Download your zip-file

Wait till your conversion process will be completed and click download converted zip file.

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WinRAR Compressed Archive

File extension .rar
File category archives
Description RAR is a frequently used file compression format. A Russian Programmer Evgeny Roshal developed this format. It permits to crack a recorded file into various parts. This format can block a recorded file to save it from any unwanted modification. It is also useful for the data retrieval process, which means it assists one in retrieving data from a damaged archive. It owns a 128-bit AES algorithm.
Technical details The RAR formats allow vastly large file size. It permits the highest limit up to 20 Exabytes. Also, it allows spanning across more than one RAR file. For this purpose, file extensions are relabeled from. RAR to .R01 .R02 etc. Especially this is applicable while transferring files to an externally removable media like CD or DVD. RAR is a compression format that has no loss of data. It is built on Huffman encoding. RAR is one of the most popular compression formats.
Programs
7Zip
StuffIt
WinZip
Main program WinRAR
Developer Eugene Roshal
MIME type
application/x-rar-compressed

ZIP compression

File extension .zip
File category archives
Description Among compressed and archived files, ZIP files are the most common. It is supported by both Windows and Mac operating systems. Files can be compressed using multiple methods using the ZIP format. However, files can be archived with the need to be compressed. Although some may say that ZIP files have become antiquated, it looks as though it is here to stay.
Technical details The ZIP program compresses each file in a folder individually, this fact makes the process more efficient rather than compressing all files together. This, however, limits the extent to which the entire archive can be compressed. The most widely used method, among others, is the DEFLATE method. The user may even choose the method of compression that best suits him. A unique icon differentiates ZIP files from other types of files.
Programs
StuffIt
WinRAR
Winzip
Developer PKWARE
MIME type
application/zip
application/x-zip
application/x-zip-compressed
application/octet-stream
application/x-compress
application/x-compressed
multipart/x-zip

FAQ

❓ How can I convert rar to zip?
Firstly, select a rar file you want to convert or drag and drop it. Secondly, select zip or any other format you want to convert your file to. Then click convert and wait until your file is converted
⏳ How long should I wait to convert rar to zip?
Archive conversion usually takes a few seconds. You will convert rar to zip very quickly.
🛡️ Is it secure to convert rar to zip on OnlineConvertFree?
Sure! We delete your uploaded and converted files, so nobody has access to your information. All types of conversion on OnlineConvertFree (including rar to zip) is 100% safe.
📱 Can I convert rar to zip without software installation?
Absolutely! OnlineConvertFree doesn’t require installation. You can convert any files (including rar to zip) online on your computer or mobile.