Forgot RAR Password? RAR Password Recovery will Help You!

WinRAR is one of the few applications that is able to create RAR archives natively, because the encoding method is held to be proprietary. There is an issue, you might forgot RAR password if you ever locked it with a password. Without this RAR password, you cannot open the RAR file. In this article, we are talking about how how to recover forgotten RAR password using excellent RAR password recovery software.

I. Free download RAR Password Recovery

RAR Password Recovery is dedicated to help you recover forgotten WinRAR password, including the latest WinRAR 4.0, 5.0. Just click here to free download this software. And install it by following installation wizard.

II. Import password protected RAR file

Click “open” button to load the .rar file you want to crack.

III. Select an attack type

There are 3 attack types. They are Brute-force attack, Brute-force with Mask attack and Dictionary attack.|
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IV. Get your forgotten RAR password

Click “Start” button and then you will get RAR password.

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V. Tips for remember/guess RAR password

  • Birthdays
  • Your Name
  • Names of Friends and Family
  • Pet Information
  • Others – Just try to guess it out!

That’s all! This RAR password recovery not only break RAR file password, but also remove ZIP password.

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How to Break Password Protected ZIP File

I have forgotten my zip file password which is almost 16 characters long and consists of lower case and upper case letters with numbers and special characters. Guessing it is out of the question. Is there any way to break zip password?

Amit sinha

Just like the statement above, you want to keep important and personal Zip archive safe by creating long and complicated password, which, on the other hand, makes it hard for you to break password once you lost it. Is there a way to break such a complicated password?

In the past, it seems that only Harry Porter could help with such a puzzle, but now, with the continuous development of technology, it is possible to break password protected Zip file easily with small software tool.

The tool I am going to recommend is ZIP Password Breaker, a popular Zip password breaker with brilliant performance and user-friendly interface. See for yourself how the software works.

Break Password Protected ZIP File with ZIP Password Breaker

With only three steps, you would manage to break Zip file password.

Step 1. Add Password Protected Zip File to ZIP Password Breaker

On the main interface of the program, click “Open” and then with several clicks you could finish adding target Zip file to the program.

Step 2. Choose an Attack Type and Set Accordingly

There are totally three types of attacks. Any of the three attacks could help to break password protected Zip file password, though there is a little difference among these attacks.

Brute-force Attack: This method will try all combinations of password; as a result it requires relatively longer time. Choose it when password is long and complicated, and you have no clue about your password.

Brute-force with Mask Attack: Use this attack when you still remember part of your password, say the approximate minimum and maximum length of the password, the characters your password contains, and something like this.

Dictionary Attack: This attack is used by seeking for the password based on a built-in or self-created dictionary.

For the case in the beginning of this article, we’d better choose Brute-force with Mask Attack, and define the settings as below, which is in accordance with the description of the password.

Step 3.  Allow the Program to Start Breaking Zip Password

When complete Step 1 and Step 2, you click “Start” button on the bottom of the interface. The program will get the message and start breaking Zip password. A window will be displayed showing your password if breaking process goes successfully.

As far as I am concerned, using Zip Password Breaker to break password for Zip is the most efficient way. Besides, the user-friendly interface makes the program extremely easy to use. Next time you lost Zip file password, feel free to seek professional help from it.

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An Efficient Way to Delete RAR Password

I am a project manager, dealing with plans constantly. One day I was just about to email my boss the plan of a new project when suddenly I realized that I had forgotten the password to the RAR archive! I felt that the sky was falling down, so depressed! The RAR archive contains the plan that I’ve been working for weeks! I have to say that I am a lucky dog. In the end I managed to delete RAR password, and deliver my plan to my boss.

Sounds pretty cool, right? Actually you could all be good at doing this as long as you have a secret tool called RAR Password Deleting software, a very easy-to-use and yet efficient software. I will detail my steps of using the software for you in the following paragraphs.

Part 1. Easily Delete RAR Password with RAR Password Unlocker

Step I. Download and install the RAR Password Deleting software and then press “Open” to import the password-protected RAR file.

Step II. Select one type of attack in recovering RAR password and set options.

The program provides you with three types of attacks, which are shown in the picture above. Here we take Brute force with Mask Attack for example: Please specify the settings of this attack by yourself according to the possible clues about the password you could recall of, which will shorten the decryption time. Such clues include password length, uppercase, lowercase, symbols, prefix, suffix, etc.

For Example, if you know that the lost RAR password contains 5 or 6 characters, which is composed of lowercase and numbers, then you can set the options like this:

1. Set Min Length = “5” and Max Length =”6″.

2. Check the a-z box, 0-9 box.

Step III. Click “Start” button in the menu to initiate the program.

With the password displayed in the pop-up window, you could get password for WinRAR archive.

Then go to WinRAR software, you can delete the password in WinRAR and then create a new archive file without a password.

Part 2. Tips for Encrypting Files with WinRAR

Just now we talked about how to delete password from a RAR file. What if you need password to protect your compressed files someday? Now I’d like to give you some tips about creating a password protected archive. I will use some simple and straightforward words to describe the process, and I’m sure you will be interested in this.

1. Install WinRAR on your computer.

2. Right click on file or folder that you want to compress, and then select “Add to archive…” from the menu. Select RAR as Archive format and with Best as compression Method( Takes lot of CPU power).

3. Go to “Advance” tab and click “Set Password”. Then uncheck “show password” and check “Encrypt file names.” Enter the password and verify password. Done!


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How to Easily Unlock Zip Password

Have you ever downloaded an archive from the internet, which cost you quite a long time to find the exact information you need, and when you extract the archive, it asks you for a password! Oh, Jesus! Why does this happen to me? It must be very frustrating and you might wonder if there is an easy way to unlock Zip password.

Calm down. You actually have a way. To solve the password problem you need the help of a software tool called ZIP Password Unlocker which unlock password-encrypted ZIP files and supports strong AES encryption found in any version of WinZip and other Zip files. Then let’s get started and see how it works to unlock password protected Zip archive for us.

I. Select the Zip File that You Want to Unlock Password For

You must have noticed the “Open” button on the interface. All you should do is press this button, find the destination folder that contains password protected Zip files, and then click “OK” to finish file importing.

II. Select an Attack Type to Unlock Zip Password

ZIP Password Unlocker could use three different ways for unlocking password based on the attack types it uses.

Try Dictionary Attack to unlock ZIP password if you are not sure which password you used in the Zip file. Make sure that you put your frequently used or possible passwords in a text file so as to give some reference for the program. Brute-force with Mask Attack works well if you still remember some of your password, for instance, length of the password. But if you cannot think of anything about the password you could try Brute-force Attack, and leave the rest to the program, which can recover the password, even though it takes relatively longer time.

III. Define Selected Attack Type

If you choose Brute-force with Mask Attack or Dictionary Attack you need to define the attack type after choosing. To explain this we take Brute-force with Mask Attack as an example. The picture below shows items you could set in order to define this attack.

If you remember that your password is comprised of no more than 6 characters, you could set Max Length to 6. Besides length of the password, you are also allowed to set Character Set. Set properly and accurately, the password unlocking process will be largely improved.

IV. Click “Start” to Begin Unlocking Password

You are just one step away from getting your lost password now! Click “Open” to allow the program begin password cracking process. When the decryption finishes, you will find a window displaying your lost password.

With ZIP Password Unlocker I believe you will never be bothered by forgetting Zip password, and you could now feel free to download any Zip archive you want!

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An Efficient Way to Reset RAR Password

Have you ever lost your RAR file password and need to reset the password for some reason? In the past, this may be next to impossible, but now with the development of technology, this will not be a very hard thing. Follow the guide here and you will find a very simple and efficient way to reset RAR password even you do not remember your original password.

To do this, you need the additional help of a software tool called RAR Password Resetter, a specially designed tool that helps you quickly and accurately reset RAR password.

Part 1. How to Reset RAR Password if You Forgot Password

Step One. Add the Password Protected RAR File to the Program

After download and installation, launch the RAR Password Resetter and then click the “Open” button on the right of the interface to add target RAR file to the program.

Step Two. Select and Set for Attack Types

Among the three attack types provided – Brute-force Attack, Brute-force with Mask Attack and Dictionary Attack, you are allowed to select one which will be used for the decryption of your RAR file.

For each type of attack, you have different settings to set, but no settings for Brute-force Attack. For example, if you choose Brute-force with Mask Attack, you will have Password Length and Character Set to set.

Step Three. Start the Program

If all those are done, you could then click “Start” button, and the program will begin the process of cracking RAR password. With the password found by the program, you could open your password protected RAR file and then reset RAR Password.

Part 2. Reset RAR Password if You Remember Your Password

If you remember your RAR password, you could reset RAR password with the following instructions below.

1 Right click on the RAR file whose password you want to reset. From the menu that appears, select “Extract All”.

2 Enter the RAR file’s password into the dialog box that appears and then press the “OK” button.

3 Click the “OK” button from the window that appears. In this way you are asking WinRARto extract the archive to a folder located in the same directory. The folder will have the same name as the archive.

4 Right click on the newly created folder and select “Add to Archive.” This will bring up a dialog box featuring settings dealing with the archive.

5 Click on the tab that says “Advanced.” Click on the “Set Password” button and type a password of your choosing into the box that appears.

6 Click the “OK” button. This will add the contents of the folder to an archive with the same name. And you have successfully reset RAR password. The newly created archive will have the same content as your original RAR file with the exception of it having a new password.

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Remove Zip Password with 3 Steps

You received a RAR file from someone who forgot to tell you the password or you don’t have a very good memory, and now you were just about to extract file from a password protected WinZip archive. Seeing a window popping out with “Enter password for the encrypted file in archive ***.zip” really makes one feel depressed. Then how to remove Zip password, and gain access to the encrypted archive?

Actually, it could be pretty easy if you know how to seek help from software tools. Zip Password Remover is the software you need in this situation. It works efficiently and has long been a good choice for tremendous users.

Only three steps to remove Zip password. Let’s see how Zip Password Remover works.

Step 1.  Choose and Import Target File to Zip Password Remover

This requires you to press “Open” button on the right of the main interface, and then choose your target file from the destination folder.

Step 2.  Select and Define Attack Type

All together, Zip Password Remover provides you with three types of attacks: Brute-force Attack, Brute-force with Mask Attack and Dictionary Attack. Each works perfectly in removing your password. However they work a little differently in removing password, you should choose the attack type according to what you can remember about the lost password.

Brute-force Attack tries every possible combination randomly, which requires relatively longer time. No need to set for Brute-force Attack.

For Brute-force with Mask Attack you need to set “Password Length” and “Character Set”, which will improve the speed of removing Zip password in a certain degree.

If you choose Dictionary Attack, for the reference of the program, you need to set up a text file that contains all the possible passwords you might think of.

Step 3.  Start the Program

You are just one step away from removing Zip password. Click “Start” button and leave all the rest to the program.

After seeing how the program works, do you agree with me that Zip Password Remover is very useful in removing Zip password? Keep it in your computer in case you need it in the future. Next time you need to remove Zip password, just watch this removing Zip password guide.

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How to Hack a ZIP File with Password

Zip files allow us to create password-protect confidential files and email attachments, which help to keep files completely secure with strong AES encryption. On the other hand, the strong encryption may also make it quite difficult for us to find the lost Zip password. In fact, it is next to impossible without the help of third party software.

Luckily, a computer geek who is crazy about all new software suggested me to try the Zip Password Hacker. It never failed to surprise me by hacking ZIP files with password for me accurately. Now please allow me share my experience of using the program with you.

Part1. Use Zip Password Hacker to Hack ZIP Files with Password

Step I. Download and install the Zip Password Hacker and then press “Open” to get the password-locked Zip file into the program.

Step II. Next you need to select the type of attack to hack the Zip password, and then set options for each attack respectively.

About the three attack types: Any of the three will help you crack password on Zip file, but they do work differently in the decryption process. Normally, we suggest that you try “Dictionary” attack which requires you list all your frequently used passwords and save them as a text file for reference. And it’s better if you try the “Brute-force with Mask” attack when you still remember some of your password, for instance, length of the password. But if you cannot think of anything about the password you could try “Brute-force” attack, and leave the program to do all the decryption process, which requires a relatively longer time.

For example, if you choose Dictionary Attack, you would get the items under “Dictionary” to be set. Below is a picture of the items.

Step III. Finally you press the “Start” button in the menu to run the program.

If all goes well, you will find your Zip password on the interface.

The program allows you to use it to hack as many passwords as you want, which I think is very cool. Should you find this program useful, don’t forget to share with your friends how you deal with password on Zip files.

Part 2. Tips on encrypting a Zip file with WinZip

To encrypt a Zip file, you can use either WinZip interface or Legacy menus/toolbar, which are all very easy. I will show you the steps of both methods in the following article.

WinZip interface

I. Check the “Encrypt” box in the “Home” tab

II. If you have not already done so, set your encryption level in the “Settings” tab

III. Create a new Zip file

IV.Enter a password when the “Encrypt” dialog displays

Legacy menus/toolbar

I. Open WinZip and create a new Zip file

II. In the “Add” dialog, check the “Encrypt added files” box

III. When the “Encrypt” dialog displays specify an Encryption method

IV. Enter a password and click “OK”

Now that WinZip has helped you create password-protect confidential files, you could be sure that your files are safe.

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How to Find Lost Password for ZIP

Did you accidentally forget the password to an important Zip file? Have you ever been annoyed by losing ZIP password? Password protection is a great tool to have at your disposal, which undoubtedly increases privacy and security. However what are you supposed to do when you forget the password yourself?

Well in the past you would’ve been screwed, but these days there have been some significant improvements in technology and you are able to find the lost Zip password and regain access to your files very easily with the right tools. So to learn how to find the lost Zip passwords keep reading below as I will guide you through the process.

Let’s get started with the Zip Password Finder and find the lost Zip password together.

A.Select the Zip file whose password you want to find

After download and installation press “Open” on the interface of the program to select and import ZIP file to the program. You are allowed to import one file at a time.

B.       Select the attack option used for finding Zip password

To find the password for Zip file, you are required to first select the appropriate attack for the program. There are three types of attacks for you to use in the password finding process:

Brute-force Attack — This method will try all combinations of password, but require maximum time. Choose it when passwords are long and complicated.

Brute-force with Mask Attack — Use this attack when you still remember part of your password, say the approximate minimum and maximum length of the password.

Dictionary Attack — This attack is used by seeking for the password based on a built-in or self-created dictionary.

Remember that you still have the specific options for each attack to set after choosing the attack option for your selected attack, here we take Dictionary Attack for example.

As the picture shows, you have to “set Mutation count” and “Max password Length” of your lost password if you remember. It is also highly recommended that you set a text file containing your frequently used passwords for the reference of the program.

C.       Click “Start” to begin the decoding process.

Finally you could click “Start” on the bottom of the interface to let the program start finding the password. If all work well, you will be displayed your lost Zip password in a few minutes.

As far as I am concerned, using the Zip Password Finder to find lost password for Zip is the most efficient way. Besides, the user-friendly interface makes the program extremely easy to use. Next time you lost your Zip file password, feel free to use the Zip Password Finder.

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How to Crack Password for a WinZip

I am the assistant of our project manager and I keep all the important files and documents. Recently we are planning an acquisition and my boss told me that I should try all out to keep information about our project confidential. As a result I compressed all the files to a ZIP archive and set a special password for it, thinking that no one but me would have access to these files now. What I didn’t know is that I forgot the ZIP password, and there is no other way for me to get these files and information!

As a frequent user of WinZip it must be very depressed if you lost your password to the file. Is it possible to use a program that can crack password for WinZip archives? Well, recently I do find a program named Zip Password Cracker, which is designed for cracking zip password. I’d like to introduce it to all of you, so that you won’t worry about how to crack a zip password.

I summarized steps about how to crack a Zip password with Zip Password Cracker.

I. Select the Zip file that you want to crack password for

Press the “Open” button on the main interface of the program, so that the password protected Zip file could be imported. (This is done after you downloaded and registered the software.)

II. Select the type of attack for the program to crack the Zip file

You have three options: Dictionary Attack, Brute-force Attack and Brute-force with Mask Attack, which al l work perfectly for cracking Zip file password.

III. Set options for the attack you choose

We take Dictionary Attack a as an example.

Note: For each type of attack there are specific items that you need set, which would help the program crack zip password in a better and quicker way.

IV. Click “Start” to begin cracking password

All is OK, click “Start”. You will then be shown your Zip password, signifying that you have successfully cracked password for a Zip file.

If you find my suggestion useful, don’t forget to share it with your friends and tell them how the Zip password knocker enables you to crack Zip password with only several clicks. After all, good things deserves to be shared, don’t agree?

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How to Free Recover Zip Password

Many people compress files to a Zip archive to make it easier to be emailed or transported, which has long been a common practice. Sometimes for private needs, we also set passwords for Zip files, which, allows us to protect information. On the other hand trouble arises when we forgot the password for a Zip file.

In this case there is nothing we can do but to seek help from Zip password cracker, a software program which facilitates you to recover your Zip file password if it’s forgotten. In this article, I’d like to share with you a free Zip password recovery utility called Zip Password Recovery.

Use Zip Password Recovery to Free Recover Zip Password

I. You need to first download and install the free Zip password recovery software to your computer, and then go to the official website to register for a key. After offering your user name and e-mail address, you will get a key which will be e-mailed to you. Use the key and your e-mail address to register.

II. After registration, launch the software and press “Open Zip” on the interface to choose the file you want to recovery password for.

III. Later you need to set the bars below which serve as clues for the software to free recover Zip password.

IV. Finally, we press “Start” to allow the software run the recovery process.

Merits and Limitations of the Free Password Recovery Software

This free Zip Password Recovery software enables you to recovery passwords for Zip archives encrypted with Standard Zip 2.0 encryption 128-, 196- and 256-bit AES encryption. And it is all free, you just need to download and install it.

On the other hand, there’s some limitation of this software – it supports neither Windows 8 nor Windows 7; it is only compatible with Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003, etc. Before using this software to free recover Zip password, you should think about the compatibility issue.

In addition, it took me a few hours to get back my Zip password. I guess this partly contribute to the decryption methods that the software applies.

You could also consider another solution to free unlock password protected Zip files. There is the Zip Password Recovery Professional that I suggest you have a try. It is highly compatible that it supports all Windows OS. What’s more it uses three types to ensure efficient Zip password recovery. Another remarkable feature of the Zip Password Recovery lies in that it allows shut down the computer automatically after cracking password. You could leave it alone and do your own staff when it cracks password. And you don’t need to have any security concern when using it.

If you are interested in this professional Zip password recovery tool, you could first free download it to have a try.

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