How to play .rar file at MacbookPro?

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by littlekenneth, Feb 6, 2008.

  1. littlekenneth macrumors member

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    I've got .rar file from my friend, I would like to know how would i be able to open a .rar file in Mac OS? Thanks a lot.
     
  2. ravenvii macrumors 604

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    You don't "play" a .rar file, it's a compressed file (like .zip files). You need a rar extractor to extract files from the .rar file.

    UnRarX is what I use.
     
  3. Dimwhit macrumors 68000

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    Stuffit Expander works. Or Unarchiver (I think that's what it's called).
     
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