In this article, you are going to learn How to Download WinRAR for Free Windows 11. And How To Use It For Free For Lifetime. WinRAR is a trialware file archiver utility for Windows, developed by Eugene Roshal of win.rar GmbH.
It can create and view archives in RAR or ZIP file formats and unpack numerous archive file formats. If you are looking for an open-source alternative then you can install 7-Zip on Windows 11. But I will recommend you to use WinRAR as an archiver tool.
How to Download WinRAR for Free Windows 11
To download and install WinRAR for free. Follow these steps or you can use the video tutorial to install WinRAR.
At the time of writing this article WinRAR 6.10 is the latest version. Here are the steps to download WinRAR for Free on a Windows computer.
Step 1: Open any browser and search for WinRAR. Or, simply open this link https://www.win-rar.com
Step 2: On the download page you will find two download options “Buy WinRAR” and “Download WinRAR“.
Step 3: You don’t need the buy WinRAR software, you can use it free for a lifetime. When you install WinRAR, it will show you that “WinRAR is not a free software you need to buy the license“. Just ignore it and continue using WinRAR for free.
To download it for free click on “Download WinRAR” and again it will show you to Buy WinRAR, just ignore it. On the top, you will find a small link “Continue to download WinRAR” just click the link to download.
That’s it, this is how you can download WinRAR for free on Windows 11. Now it’s time to install WinRAR.
How to Install WinRAR on Windows 11
Now let us discuss how we can Install WinRAR for free on Windows 11. For that, just follow the steps:
Step 1: After the download has been completed open the downloaded file.
Step 2: Give Windows permission to install the software. Now it will open a setup window.
Step 3: Here if you want to change the Destination Folder (Installation Location), you can easily change it by clicking on the “Browser” option. Or, else keep it default and click on “Install“.
Step 4: On the next windows you will find some WinRAR integration, keep everything to default click “OK”.
Step 5: After that, you will get a successfully installed window, here click on “Done“. Now you are ready to use WinRAR on your Windows 11 computer to zip and unzip your files.
Step 6: Sometimes a small window will pop-up to Buy WinRAR. Just ignore it and continue using it for Free. Usually, you will get this after the 40-day trial is over. Now you can use the software to extract zip files or compress your files.
That’s it, this is how you can download and install WinRAR for free on Windows 11. I hope this article was helpful to you. If you liked the article then you can share it with your friends.