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.rar and macs (need help)

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  1. ganton

    ganton sleeps with the fishes

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    well, i am having a problem with some downloads. basical they download as a .rar sometimes .rar.txt

    I have been told that such files need to be "decomperesed" to operate...

    but i have no clue how to do that.

    if you help me rep is avalabil ( can't spell ) rember i am working on a mac
     
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    I use StuffIt Expander.
     
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  3. ganton

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    so i just open the rar with it ? thnxs mon
     
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    Yep. NP
     
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    I believe WinRAR also works
     
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    ;) Are you sure?
     
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    But you have to pay for it and it is command line only on OS X. :sick:
     
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    ahhh completely missed the mac part. Me dont know much about OS X
     
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    Yeah, thats what I use on my PC as well.
     
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    Technically there is no such thing as Winrar for MacOS...

    RAR labs which makes winrar has a port of RAR for MacOS.
     
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    umm does any one no where i can get StuffIt Expander.???

    ( i don't have it for some reason )
     
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    Download it from the internet.
     
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    Meh, it was no sweat off my sac.
     
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    thanks all i ended up using a program called rar expander ( real orginal)

    so yeah thanks
     
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    *cough* the best for rar decompression on mac. :)
     

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