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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by eclawhorn, Sep 21, 2010.

  1. eclawhorn

    eclawhorn New Member
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    Is there an app for extracting files from a zip file? Such as Winrar on a PC. Thanks guys for any help.
     

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  2. Lock-N-Load

    Lock-N-Load Well-Known Member
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    sure you could unzip a .zip file on a PC with something like winrar. Or, on a mac, just double click.
     
  3. smacky

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    Osx ftw!
     
  4. cwcheese

    cwcheese Well-Known Member
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    The latest version of WinZip includes support for RAR archives.
     
  5. Kelmar

    Kelmar Done by choice
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    I think the OP means FROM his phone.
     
  6. Sulfur

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    I use root explorer, but androzip also works (non- root).
     
  7. Shadowtech

    Shadowtech Well-Known Member
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    RootExplorer, AndroZip, Astro file manager.. all three will open .zip files, as I'm sure most other file managers will as well. As for .rar, I'm not sure as I never had the need for it personally.
     
  8. PhilosoRaptor

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    I can confirm AndroZip (free in the market) can indeed extract .RAR (along with .ZIP, .7ZIP, .GZIP, .TAR, .BZIP2) files on your phone. I've used it several times for .RAR files.
     
  9. Krugger

    Krugger Well-Known Member
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    or on any Windows system since XP, just double click :rolleyes:
     

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