A part5.rar file extension is related to the WinRAR compression tool for Microsoft Windows. A part5.rar file stores second part of split Multi-volume RAR compressed file archive.

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PART5.RAR file extension - Split Multi-volume RAR compressed file archive (part 5)

What is part5.rar file? How to open part5.rar files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

part5.rar file icon: part5.rar filetype icon

The part5.rar file extension is associated with WinRAR. Its one part of a multi-volume compressed RAR archive. The extension is actually only rar, the .part(number) is added to the file name of the archive.

Some RAR files can be parts of a multi-volume sequences. In WinRAR you can split a huge archive to a few smaller files, which are called volumes.

Older versions of WinRAR used either:

  • rar or exe (SFX) for first volume
  • r01, r02, r03 ....etc. for any additional volumes

Or:

  • rar or exe (SFX) for first volume
  • 001, 002, 003 ....etc. for any additional volumes

The newer versions of WinRAR are using:

  • rar or exe (SFX) for first volume
  • part1.rar, part2.rar, part3.rar ....etc. for any additional volumes

In order to unpack the multi-volume RAR archive, you need to place ALL of the split parts in the same directory and start extraction of the first volume. The program will automatically use all of the parts to extract the content of the archive.

The default software associated to part5.rar file type:

WinRAR icon

win.rar GmbH logoWinRAR  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
win.rar GmbH

A file compression and archive utility. Along with WinZip and 7-Zip is one of the most common compression programs for Windows. Its native format is as the name implies RAR and uses rar file extension.

WinRAR is a powerful archive manager. It can backup your data and reduce the size of email attachments, decompress RAR, ZIP and other files downloaded from Internet and create new archives in RAR and ZIP file format.

WinRAR is also able to unpack CAB, ARJ, LZH, TAR, GZ, ACE, UUE, BZ2, JAR, ISO, 7Z, Z archives. It consistently makes smaller archives than the competition, saving disk space and transmission costs. WinRAR offers a graphic interactive interface utilizing mouse and menus as well as the command line interface.

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Useful information about multi-volume archives

Help how to open PART5.RAR files:

The .part5.rar (e.g. Avatar.part5.rar file) file is only one part of RAR multi-volume archive. If you want to extract this file, you must have all parts of the RAR multi-volume archive. Open the first part of RAR (e.g Avatar.part1.rar file) multi-volume archive in WinRAR application and extract files from RAR multi-volume archive.

How to convert file with extension PART5.RAR:

It is not possible to convert only one part of RAR multi-volume archive. Only complete RAR archive can be converted in to another archive or compression format. The easiest way how to convert complete RAR multi-volume archive is to decompress the RAR archive with the use of WinRAR and repack the content with another compression or archive application of your choice.

List of software applications associated to the .part5.rar file extension

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: like open part5.rar file, edit part5.rar file, convert part5.rar file, view part5.rar file, play part5.rar file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

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  • Open part5.rar file
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  • Extract part5.rar file

Software that open part5.rar file - Split Multi-volume RAR compressed file archive (part 5)

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