View Full Version : RAR files

13-08-2008, 09:59 AM
I have a large .rar program file that I need to (I'm guessing) put onto a dvd disk. How do I do that? Is it similar to an iso file? I have downloaded winrar but not installed it yet, which i believe is like a unzipping program, but I don't know what to do next.

Speedy Gonzales
13-08-2008, 10:18 AM
And whats in the rar file?? If its an ISO, you'll have to burn it first

13-08-2008, 10:31 AM
Hi Speedy,
I'm not sure as I'm waiting for it to finish downloading. So is a rar file just a compressed file and when you ?decompress/unzip it, I will have the actual file? That I can run/install or save onto a disk?

Speedy Gonzales
13-08-2008, 10:46 AM
You got it its a compressed file, and you have to unrar it

Or use a program that can extract whats in it

If its an ISO you'll have to use Nero or a program that can burn ISO's to cd or DVD. So it'll boot

13-08-2008, 11:13 AM
Download Winrar (http://www.win-rar.com/index.php?id=160&dl=wrar371.exe) to extract it