Simple Way to Repair Split RAR Files


RAR is the native format of WinRAR archives. Like other archives, RAR files huge amount of information in the compressed form.Whenever you download RAR archive files from Internet, you need to unpack its contents in order to use it. A file with RAR file extension is a Roshal Archive Compressed file. It is one of the most popular and renowned compression utility to work with and most common multi part file types to store multiple file types and split a large file into multiple smaller file types. Usually, the large RAR archive file can be split into four smaller file types of equal parts. However, the risk is that even if one part of the file goes missing you will not be able to extract the content of the other 3 RAR archives.

Moreover, assume a situation where in you have downloaded a large video file that splits into multiple parts such as "video.part1.rar", "video.part2.rar", " video.part3.rar", "video.part4.rar" etc. As mentioned earlier, to open and play the video successfully you need all the four parts. Even if one part is missing or corrupt then you will not be able to extract and play video file at any cost. However, there can be various causes where in RAR archive file goes missing such as abrupt interruption encountered while downloading or uploading parts of RAR file. Now, the you might be thinking, is it possible to repair split RAR archive file? In that case, one can simply make use of WinRAR Repair tool to repair split RAR archive file with missing parts. Additionally, one can employ this software to fix corrupt RAR archive and then can easily extract corrupted RAR files with ease.

What are the reasons behind Split RAR Archive File?

  • There can be chances of sudden interruption like low network connectivity, improper system termination etc while splitting an important RAR archive file. This can increase the chances of corruption of RAR achieve file.
  • Most of the times, while splitting RAR archive file may get corrupt due to reasons such as malware infection, OS up gradation, software malfunction, presence of bad sectors etc.
  • At times, because of slight damage to any single file of multipart RAR archive while splitting or sperating can result in damage to complete RAR archive.
  • Irregularities in the working of WinRAR application while splitting multivolume RAR can also be one reason for RAR corruption
  • Many times, while splitting RAR archive multipart get corrupt due to RAR header file corruption, this could result in loss of valuable information from RAR file.
  • making use of unethical tool to extract files, using improper compression methods, are also reason behind corruption of RAR files.
  • Even though split RAR archive has high encryption methods, files present in the these archive can get corrupt due to malicious virus or malware attacks.
  • Most of the times, you may encounter errors while splitting RAR archive because of CRC errors, power surge or abrupt system shutdown, etc can lead to split RAR archive file corruption.

In order to overcome the above-mentioned causes behind RAR file corruption, one should never use unreliable application to open / extract split RAR archive file. Always be aware of the fact that one should avoid sudden interruption during uploading and download RAR archive file process. However, unfortunately corruption or damage to split RAR archive file types definitely is a matter of concern for anyone who has stored important data. In such circumstances, you can make use of inbuilt repair utility WinRAR application. Nevertheless, unluckily if you don’t find effective results with the use of this inbuilt repair option then you can make use of RAR Repair tool to repair split RAR archive file within few mouse clicks. Further, you can use this award winning software to repair WinRAR archive after CRC error and restore its contents in a smart way.

Moreover, this software has advanced repair strategies that can easily fix corrupted split RAR archive file holding size of 4GB or more. It is non-destructive and read-only software, which makes sure that the original corrupt split RAR archive file is intact. It has intuitive and easy-to-use interface to repair password protected split RAR archive files with utmost ease. With the help of this completely automated repair process, it’s possible to repair split RAR archive file compatible on the updated versions of Windows OS 8, 7, Vista, XP, 2003, 2000, etc. It is also capable to fix ZIP CRC error on all the versions of Windows systems easily. To know more, check this page: http://www.winrarrepair.net/fix-zip-crc-error.html

Precautionary Measures:

  • Always make use of genuine antivirus software to scan split RAR archive files prior to download process
  • Avoid sudden interruption while downloading split RAR archive files
  • Never practice to use un trusted third party tools to open or extract split RAR archive files

Easy steps to Fix Split RAR Archive file:

Step 1: Install the software on your system and launch it to open its main screen as shown in Figure A.

Repair Split RAR Archive - Main Screen

Figure A: Main Screen

Step 2: Browse to select split RAR archivee file and click on "Repair" button as shown in Figure B.

Repair Split RAR Archive - Select Split RAR Archive

Figure B: Select Split RAR Archive

Step 3: Now, select the location to save repaired RAR archive file and click on "Save" option as shown in Figure C.

Repair Split RAR Archive - Save Fixed RAR File

Figure C: Save Fixed RAR File