Software update: WinRAR 5.60 beta 5




RAR Labs has released the fifth beta release of version 5.60 of its archiving programs RAR and WinRAR. This popular compression tool is available for various operating systems, including Windows, Linux and macOS. The program can handle the most common formats – including rar, zip, cab, arj, lzh, tar, gz, ace, uue, bz2, jar, iso, 7z and z – has a skinnable interface, and support for Zip64 and multivolume -cab files. In this edition the following changes and improvements have been made:

Changes in version 5.60 beta 5
WinRAR failed to unpack ZIP archives created by RAR for Android and encrypted with non-English passwords. Fixed now. This fix should also be used for archives created by other ZIP tools and utilizing UTF-8 for internal password encoding.
Tree panel height was not adjusted after changing the toolbar button size until restarting WinRAR.
If hard link is extracted without extracting the link target, WinRAR issues and the error code after skipping the link extraction. Previously it was skipped silently.
The following downloads are available:
* WinRAR 5.60 beta 5 (32bit)
* WinRAR 5.60 beta 5 (64bit)
* RAR 5.60 beta 5 for Linux (32bit)
* RAR 5.60 beta 5 for Linux (64bit)
* RAR 5.60 beta 5 for FreeBSD
* RAR 5.60 beta 5 for macOS

WinRAR 5.6.0 screenshot (620 pix)
Version number 5.60 beta 5
Release status Beta
Operating systems Windows 7, Linux, macOS, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, Windows 8, Windows 10
RAR Labs
File sizes 506.00KB – 3.04MB
License type Shareware


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