How to Remove Your Forgotten WinRAR Password in Few Steps
"I've forgotten my password for very important WinRAR file. I want to extract all the data inside the file but can't remember the password. How I can remove WinRAR password and extract the data?"
WinRAR makes it easy to compress multiple files all into a single RAR archive which is smaller and more portable for transportation and distribution. To prevent unauthorized access to important data and files inside the RAR archive, you can protect it using a password. But if you forgot the password that you have set on an important WinRAR file, you're screwed. Is there any way to remove WinRAR password?
In this tutorial I'll show you how to remove your forgotten WinRAR password with RAR Password Unlocker so you can get back your data without any destruction.
1.Import the target RAR file.
Download and install RAR Password Unlocker program on your computer. Launch it quickly. Then in the main interface, Click "Open" button to select your password-protected RAR archive file.
2.Choose an attack type to remove RAR password.
On the "Recovery" tab, there are three attack types in our program for you to recover RAR password: Brute-force Attack, Brute-force with Mask Attack and Dictionary Attack. Choose any one of them.
3.Define each attack setting.
Option 1: If you choose Brute-force Attack, the program will try all possible combinations without any settings. Moreover, there is no doubt that itís really hard to crack RAR password if the RAR password is very long or complex and the process could take ages.
Option 2: If you choose Brute-force with Mask Attack, click Brute- force on the taskbar after that. Then specify the mask or make settings to decrease the total number of passwords to be verified and shorten your time with password length, uppercase, lowercase, symbols, prefix and suffix. Brute-force with Mask Attack can be the most suitable choice to solve your WinRAR password recovery troubles as soon as possible. The more options you set, the quicker you will finish RAR password recovery.
Option 3: If you choose Dictionary Attack, click the checkbox and the Dictionary on the taskbar. Then you can set up these selections. Besides, you can add your own dictionary to the program. Select Add Dictionary File and import your own dictionary.
Note: Smart Mutation allows you to try combinations among passwords in the dictionary. For example, if you choose the mutation as "2", then the program will try any combinations with every two passwords in the dictionary after trying single password.