Learn How to bypass CRC Error in RAR Files

Nov 2, 2011

Have a RAR file, but unable to extract it’s content because of CRC error? Want to know how to extract content from a RAR file showing CRC error? Looking for a way to fix or bypass CRC errors while extracting compressed RAR archive files in your computer?  Well, various factors may cause a CRC error. So, we can’t present a generalized solution for all cases. Still, there is a simple solution which works most of the times. Why not try it instead of re-downloading your RAR file? Right? Read on to learn how to successfully bypass CRC error and access file(s) inside a RAR file.

Bypass CRC Errors in RAR

Steps to bypass CRC errors in RAR files:

  • Click on your RAR file to open the main WinRAR window.
  • In the main WinRAR window, click “Extract To“.
  • Extraction path and options will appear for your file.
  • Choose a destination path to extract your RAR file.
  • In the Miscellaneous options, under the General tab, check “Keep broken files“.
  • Press OK button in the WinRAR Extraction path and options menu.
  • File extraction process will start. Now CRC errors (if any) will appear. Simply close the message every time it appears.
  • That’s it. Go to the destination folder and you’ll be able to access file(s) present inside your RAR file.

This simple solution helped me several times. Still, I can’t guarantee 100% success. Did it worked? Do share your experience or views in the form of comments below.


One Response to “Learn How to bypass CRC Error in RAR Files”

  1. Leo on 16th Dec, 18 04:12am #

    Just work fine

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