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What percent of users and experts removed it?
27% remove it73% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #18,042
United States Rank #13,037
Reach 0.0132%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 17.68 days
521.51 days >
Average installed length: 274.01 days


VersionDistribution 16.48% 83.52%

Free RAR Extractor

What is Free RAR Extractor?  (from iWesoft)

Free RAR Extractor is a simple tool to help you extract files from RAR, ZIP, 7z, ISO, JAR, LHA, CAB or TAR easily and quickly. Just choose the archive file you want to extract, and click one button, then all the files will be extracted to your specified folder. Save you a lot of precious time.


Free RAR Extractor is a software program developed by iWesoft. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. The primary executable is named atcliun.exe. The setup package generally installs about 29 files and is usually about 6.7 MB (7,028,736 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 66% of users of Free RAR Extractor come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.iwesoft.com/product/31/rar-extractor
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\free rar extractor
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{6CB794C8-218C-430E-BF70-8BFE235C7A43}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 6.7 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Free RAR Extractor

Program executable:atcliun.exe
Additional files:
  • webtooker.windows.forms.widgets.dll - WebTooker.Windows.Forms.Widgets
  • webtooker.windows.forms.ribbons.dll - WebTooker.Windows.Forms.Ribbon
  • webtooker.windows.animations.dll - WebTooker.Windows.Animations
  • webtooker.windows.forms.dll - WebTooker.Windows.Forms
  • webtooker.appframework.dll - WebTooker.AppFramework
  • webtooker.drawing.html.dll - WebTooker.Drawing.Html
  • webtooker.framework.dll - WebTooker.Framework
  • rarextractor.exe - Free RAR Extractor
  • rarextractorstarter.exe
  • webtooker.werarextractor.presentation.dll
  • webtooker.drawing.dll - WebTooker.Drawing
  • webtooker.windows.dll - WebTooker.Windows
  • webtooker.win32.dll - WebTooker.Win32
  • webtooker.wezipeasy.presentation.dll - WeZip Easy
  • webtooker.windows.forms.metro.dll - WebTooker.Windows.Forms.Metro
  • webtooker.windows.forms.tree.dll - WebTooker.Windows.Forms.Tree
  • webtooker.windows.forms.ribbons.resources.dll
  • webtooker.windows.resources.dll
  • webtooker.windows.forms.breadcrumbbar.dll - Vista.Controls.BreadcrumbBar
  • sevenzipsharp.dll (by Markovtsev Vadim) - SevenZipSharp
  • applimit.netsparkle.dll (by Dirk Eisenberg) - NetSparkle
  • 7z.dll (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7z Standalone Plugin)
  • 7z64.dll (by Igor Pavlov)
  • webtooker.windows.forms.ribbons.xmlserializers.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • rarextractorstarter.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Free RAR Extractor' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Free RAR Extractor\RARExtractorStarter.exe" /systemstartup.

How do I remove Free RAR Extractor?

You can uninstall Free RAR Extractor from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Free RAR Extractor, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Free RAR Extractor.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 27%
Keep it 73%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.56%
Windows 10 32.18%
Windows XP 7.66%
Windows Vista 4.60%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.05%
Windows 7 Professional 13.13%
Windows 8.1 11.97%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.49%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.95%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

65.99% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 65.99%
  United Kingdom 6.34%
  Germany 3.46%
  India 3.46%
  Canada 2.59%
  Spain 2.31%
  Australia 1.44%
  Italy 1.44%
  Netherlands 1.15%
  France 0.86%
  Malaysia 0.86%
  Poland 0.86%
  Argentina 0.58%
  Belgium 0.58%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 31.03%
Acer 20.11%
Dell 16.67%
ASUS 6.32%
Toshiba 5.17%
Lenovo 3.45%
Sahara 2.30%
American Megatrends 1.72%
Intel 1.72%
Apple 1.15%
Alienware 1.15%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5110 3.39%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.39%
MAXDATA Favorit 5000I 3.39%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.54%
HP-Pavilion KQ505AAR-ABA ... 2.54%
Acer Aspire M3970 1.69%

Publisher URL: www.iwesoft.com


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