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Should I remove WinRAR 64-bit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,505
United States Rank #3,899
Reach 0.1582%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 25.13 days
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Average installed length: 389.47 days


5.20.0 100.00%

WinRAR 5.20 64-bit


WinRAR 5.20 64-bit is a program developed by win.rar GmbH. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The main program executable is winrar.exe. The software installer includes 24 files and is usually about 5.22 MB (5,470,929 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 41% of users of WinRAR 64-bit come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\WinRAR\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\WinRAR\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 5.22 MB

Program filesFiles installed by WinRAR 5.20 64-bit

Program executable:winrar.exe
WinRAR archiver
Path:C:\Program Files\winrar\winrar.exe
Additional files:
  • Ace32Loader.exe (by Alexander Roshal) - WinRAR (32 bit UnAceV2.Dll loader)
  • Rar.exe (by Alexander Roshal) - Command line RAR
  • RarExt.dll - WinRAR shell extension
  • RarExt32.dll
  • Uninstall.exe - Uninstall WinRAR
  • UnRar.exe
  • 7zxa.dll (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7z Standalone Extracting Plugin)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Context Menu Handlers
  • RarExt.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'WinRAR' with a class of {B41DB860-64E4-11D2-9906-E49FADC173CA}.
  • RarExt32.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'WinRAR' with a class of {B41DB860-8EE4-11D2-9906-E49FADC173CA}.

How do I remove WinRAR 64-bit?

You can uninstall WinRAR 64-bit 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 WinRAR 5.20 (64-bit), 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 WinRAR 64-bit.

Win 10 74%
Win Vista (SP2) 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 74.27%
Windows 7 25.57%
Windows Vista 0.16%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 30.10%
Windows 10 Pro 23.10%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.28%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.13%
Windows 7 Professional 6.26%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 5.04%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.34% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.34%
  Italy 10.07%
  Netherlands 8.78%
  Germany 6.19%
  United Kingdom 3.12%
  Spain 2.75%
  France 2.72%
  Russia 2.15%
  Brazil 1.91%
  Sweden 1.45%
  Canada 1.27%
  Singapore 1.16%
  Turkey 1.00%
  UA 0.78%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.86%
ASUS 20.52%
Acer 17.37%
Dell 13.25%
Lenovo 9.73%
Toshiba 5.72%
Samsung 4.17%
MSI 1.60%
Medion 0.91%
Intel 0.64%
Common models
ASUS All Series 14.58%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.13%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.87%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.84%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.19%
HP HP Notebook 1.94%

About win.rar GmbH

Alexander Roshal's WinRAR is a file archiver and data compression utility and is available as a shareware for most Wndows versions.
Publisher URL: www.ralabs.com


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