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How to Bypass WinRAR/RAR Password

File compression and archive utilities are just not used for the sake of data protection but also to reduce storage capacity and to quickly transfer your files. Most importantly these utilities like WinRAR/RAR are majorly used to protect important business files by compressing them and setting an unlock password to those files to prevent from unauthorized access. But what if you forget your compressed RAR files password?

You can find many attack methods available containing detailed information on how to bypass WinRAR password. Some most common methods to bypass RAR password of forgotten files are Brute-Force Attack and Dictionary Attack. In this article we will be discussing best WinRAR password remover, online method to bypass RAR password and other simple ways to get rid of forgotten WinRAR/RAR passwords.

Best WinRAR Password Bypass Tool

iSunshare RAR Password Genius is the best WinRAR password remover to recover lost or forgotten passwords of RAR archived files created by WINRAR, RAR or other compressed utility. No matter how much complex the password is and what encryption algorithm is used, just simply import the RAR file and click “Start” button to begin the password recovery process and unlock RAR file and you can open your RAR file with password in a few seconds.

Compatibility: Windows 2000/2003/2008/2012/2016/XP/Vista /Win7/Win8/Win10(32 bit & 64 bit)

Features: 

  • High RAR password recovery speed
  • Easy to use without any computer technique
  • Professional, timely and free technical support

Versions:

There are two available versions of iSunshare WinRAR password genius.

  • Standard Version:

Recover RAR/WinRAR archive file password on one computer with four password attack types. Support .rar files created by WinRAR. It is a paid tool but a trial version is also available for first-time use. It costs 19.95$.

  • Professional Version:

Recover RAR archive password amazingly fast with Brute-force attack type, by running RAR password recovery client program “iSunshare RAR Peer” at the same instant on all accessible computers in the same LAN (Local Area Network). You can purchase it in 29.95$.

Step by Step to Bypass RAR Password with iSunshare RAR Password Genius

To recover your forgotten RAR files password you can buy iSunshare password genius from the iSunshare official website of iSunshare, After getting it you can install it in your PC/Laptop to make professional use of it. Follow the installation wizard to install it.

isunshare rar password genius pro setup

Click on Next to proceed the installation process, follow all the instructions until you get a Finish message.

isunshare finished setup

This indicates that installation is finished, click on Finish to confirm. Run the application and you will see the interface like that.

isunshare interface

Do the following steps to create and run the client program iSunshare RAR Peer.

isunshare make peer

As you press OK you will see a Success message like that.

isunshare making successfully

By pressing Ok it will create a Peer Program, click on that and run the program.

isunshare rar peer setup

Proceed with the process by clicking on Next, install it in the specified location and click on Finish to end the process.

isunshare rar peer setup finished

A pop-up or dialogue will be appeared by clicking on Finish. Currently, it will show server error because we didn’t set up the server yet and the thread will be showing zero as well.

isunshare rar peer error

Moving back toward our main UI of iSunshare RAR password genius Professional,  select the specified locked file to make it unlock, select the options according to your password type and click on Start to make the main program work.

isunshare start bypassing rar password

Client program iSunshare RAR Peer automatically works too to recover RAR file password on all computers in the LAN and after starting the process the Peer dialogue will look like this.

isunshare rar peer works

A pop-up will appear a success message containing your forgotten password too.

isunshare rar password recovered

Congratulations, your password is successfully encrypted, to decrypt it please put it on the original RAR file and try to extract it through this password, your files will be decrypted.

Bypass RAR Password Password Online

Now you can get rid of purchasing, installing, understanding and learning the software and from other hecks by unlocking your forgotten RAR password file through Online method. LostMyPass provides online decryption services, so there is no need to install additional software. Their powerful servers check your uploaded file with the 3 million most popular passwords database. According to estimated stats, this method is rewarding in 22% of all cases. But it is completely free and effective recovery test. So you can freely recover your RAR file password online from Online RAR Password Recovery.

But If the password is not recovered with a free check, you will be offered a paid option to try a 20+ billion passwords database check. This search through such a huge database may take up to 24 hours, depending on the file version and computing cluster workload. In this case, your chances to recover your RAR file successfully are 61%. It has a great scope to recover your password but if you are willing for 100% success, then you may try Brute Force Unlocking Method. Brute force is the most effective method because it makes a direct search through all possible variants. So it may be an impossible task even for supercomputers to unlock a simple 10 character password because, for a 10 character password, the possible variants are 67 quintillions (67 * 1018).

Different packages are available according to password type, even you can unlock your RAR file free if you think your password strength is weak. But If you have a strong password then it will cost you to unlock your RAR file, most probably it takes 39$ for the whole unblocking process.you can check Pricing plans from their website depending upon what type of password you have and what type of attack you want. So check all the necessary pricing details from here.

The most important thing is that you should know the exact right structure of password for 100% successful recovery otherwise no one can help you. Provide the right information and we will help you to unlock your RAR file.

Bypass RAR Password Password with Notepad/CMD

After discussing some paid available sources to unlock RAR password file you can also use a free method using Notepad/CMD. You can break the RAR password by using a batch file system. So whenever you forgot WinRAR file password you can use method to easily recover file and password. This is a little complicated method so follow each step carefully otherwise you can try our other methods of unlocking RAR file.

Type Notepad in windows search bar and open it, as you will need it.

run notepad in windows

Copy paste the code below to create a batch file.

REM ============================================================
@echo off
title Rar Password Unlocker
mode con: cols=47 lines=20
copy "C:\Program Files\WinRAR\Unrar.exe"
SET PSWD=0
SET DEST=%TEMP%\%RANDOM%
MD %DEST%
:RAR
cls
echo ———————————————-
echo GET DETAIL
echo ———————————————-
echo.
SET/P "NAME=Enter File Name : "
IF "%NAME%"=="" goto NERROR
goto GPATH
:NERROR
echo ———————————————-
echo ERROR
echo ———————————————-
echo Sorry you can't leave it blank.
pause
goto RAR
:GPATH
SET/P "PATH=Enter Full Path : "
IF "%PATH%"=="" goto PERROR
goto NEXT
:PERROR
echo ———————————————-
echo ERROR
echo ———————————————-
echo Sorry you can't leave it blank.
pause
goto RAR
:NEXT
IF EXIST "%PATH%\%NAME%" GOTO START
goto PATH
:PATH
cls
echo ———————————————-
echo ERROR
echo ———————————————-
echo Opppss File is not Found..
pause
goto RAR
:START
SET /A PSWD=%PSWD%+1
echo 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1
echo 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0
echo 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 1
echo 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
echo 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
echo 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 0
echo 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
echo 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 0
echo 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0
echo 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0
echo 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 1
echo 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
echo 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0
echo 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1
echo 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 0
echo 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 1
echo 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
echo 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0
echo 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 1
echo 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1
echo 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 1
echo 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0
echo 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0
echo 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1
echo 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1
UNRAR E -INUL -P%PSWD% "%PATH%\%NAME%" "%DEST%"
IF /I %ERRORLEVEL% EQU 0 GOTO FINISH
GOTO START
:FINISH
RD %DEST% /Q /S
Del "Unrar.exe"
cls
echo ———————————————-
echo UNLCKED
echo ———————————————-
echo.
echo PASSWORD FOUND!
echo FILE = %NAME%
echo CRACKED PASSWORD = %PSWD%
pause>NUL
exit
REM ============================================================
save as bat

Keep in mind, while saving it, must save it with .bat extension

save notepad as bat

Run the .bat file

run the bat file

By running the file you will see a CMD command will be prompted. Enter the file name and specific path of the file.

enter the rar file name and full path

After entering the right information hit Enter button, Password unlock process will run and the password will be shown to you.

password found with notepad

here’s your Unlock RAR file password method.

Bypass RAR Password Password with cRARk

Here is another best free alternative to recover forgotten RAR file password known as cRARk. This wonderful software is compatible with almost every operating system. The software is really very fast and provides 100% guaranteed password recovery. The software now uses both CLI and GUI combined. cRARk is a free online open-source RAR password recovery tool and the only free available tool that supports up to 5.0 WinRAR/RAR version. cRARk only works for up to 6 six-character passwords. So let’s start with the software to see how it recovers RAR password.

Download the latest of cRARk (for windows, Win32/Win64) from here.

Then download cRARk GUI Wrapper.

Important: Extract both tool cRARk & cRARk GUI Wrapper into the same folder. Moreover, the file which is to be unlocked should also be in that folder.

Run the cRARk GUI where you will see an interface like below one, make the selections and press start.

crark interface

After clicking on it, a CLI will be prompted, do nothing it will automatically check for the password. Wait for the process to end.

check rar password with crark

Conclusion:

so finally we have discussed almost every kind of RAR password recovery method including a best-paid method to recover RAR file password, Online method for RAR forgotten password, best free method for RAR password recovery, etc and we have this article will help you to come out of the RAR forgotten password problem. If you have any suggestions or questions, do let us know through the comment section and we will try to reach you, Thank you.