how to open .rar files

Asked by Mal Spitty on 2009-03-28

how do I open files with the extension .rar?

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Ubuntu unrar-nonfree Edit question
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Abi ^-^
Solved:
2009-03-28
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2009-03-28
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2009-03-28
Best Abi ^-^ (abiyasa-eka) said : #1

Hello, first you need to instal unrar

Open terminal

type

sudo apt-get install unrar (tyoe your password when asked) ...

Good luck

Mal Spitty (mgspitty) said : #2

Thanks Abi, that was easier than I thought.

akhanna222 (akhanna222) said : #3

i did typed the same code but when it asked the password i was not able to type

Mat H (mat.hd) said : #4

Thanks for your help.