Installing WinRAR

Missed this, WinRAR tool required for manipulating the Java Archive files.

  • Open a browser and go to ‘'
  • Select ‘Download’ from the menu options
  • Find the download package suitable for your machine
  • Click on the link to start the download.
  • Once the download is complete launch the installer
  • Accept all the default options unless you have a good reason to alter them
  • Select ‘Associate WinRAR with JAR’
  • Select ‘Add WinRAR to your desktop’ to make it easier to launch the application later
  • At the end of the install process go to the location you installed the application or the shortcut on the desktop and run WinRAR, you should be presented with a dialog box as below.
WinRAR interface
WinRAR interface
Installing WinRAR

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