Reply Pratik Panchal says: October 12, 2016 at 10:44 am Open a terminal Rename the offending file.zip to file.tar.gz mv file.zip file.tar.gz Use tar command to untar it tar xvzf file.tar.gz Reply Laurie says: October 27, 2014 at 11:00 am @Leigh, You're a genius! Steps Method 1 Using The Unarchiver 1 Download The Unarchiver from the developer's website. Reply Caleb Grove says: February 14, 2013 at 5:11 pm Thanks guys!
All Rights Reserved. It's free, handles archives of just about any conceivable format, and is highly recommended. Download it here. its helpful Reply Chris says: July 1, 2015 at 6:11 pm Very helpful!
owenClick to expand... Now that The UnArchiver has been installed and associated with .7z 7-zip files, you can then just launch a .7z archive and it will open within the utility, decompressing in the Reply Jonathan says: October 11, 2015 at 11:42 am Thank you! Any suggestions?
Double click a supported file and extraction will begin. If it doesn't, right-click the file, select "Open With", and then choose The Unarchiver from your Applications list. Just for kicks, try opening the .001 file with Disk Utility. Unarchiver Tutorial More info.
This seems to indicate that the files had downloaded OK, and the problem lies elsewhere. Once installed, you can highlight any .ZIP or other archive file and hit spacebar to see a preview of that archive. Does anyone know how to fix the problem I'm having with 3.6.1 and if not, how do I get rid of it coming back to the update que? How to Open a .7z File in Mac OS X Follow these steps to open and decompress .7z files: First you need to download Unarchiver (it's free, you can also get
You can set where unarchived files end up, if you want. Download Unarchiver It helped me to export several sliders using LayerSlider for WordPress. This will enable The Unarchiver to open RAR files automatically. 5 Double-click your RAR file. Subscribe to Our Newsletter Email: Advertisement Scroll down for the next article © 2016 MakeUseOf.
Reply Brad says: June 4, 2015 at 7:53 pm Was as simple as that.. If you choose for the program to ask each time it runs, it will open Finder and you can choose where to extract the file. The Contents Of The File Cannot Be Extracted With This Program Mac Exe A command line version of The Unarchiver, named “unar”, works on Mac, Windows and Linux computers. How To Use The Unarchiver On Mac If you’re using a Mac with a 32-bit processor or version of Mac OS X prior to 10.6.8, you can download an older version.
This will set StuffIt Expander to automatically open RAR files. 6 Double-click the RAR file you want to expand. There are other paid apps, but if all you're looking for is a quick and painless way to extract files then this is the app to use. [Original article published June Or you can set The Unarchiver to ask each time it runs. This means you'll be stuck using lines of text commands to complete the task you want. Zipeg Mac
You should be able to find a folder with the same name as the RAR file, which contains all of the extracted files and folders. While ZIP files can be natively accessed on a Mac by the Mac OS X operating system, RAR format files require you to use third party software to get to the I went o the File menu, clicked on "Get Info" and then changed Open with: Archive Utility to Open with: Stuffit Expander. Reply sophie grant December 1, 2015 at 12:36 pm I am downloading a video viewing utility (canon xf) and this unarchiver is just taking me in circles - am I missing
Instead, click on the link, and download it from the Dropbox page that is displayed. Stuffit Mac Reproduction without explicit permission is prohibited. Mac users have been a lot more limited with OS X natively only supporting zip format.
Unfortunately it’s not possible to be selective about the process. I have downloaded .rar and .exe files lately and I get an error message when I try to open them: "The contents of the file "blah blah" cannot be extracted with Reply Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply. How To Extract Exe Files On Mac Or is a dedicated tool like BetterZip worth the money?
Proudly Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group © 1998-2015 mozillaZine All Rights Reserved Terminal says there was "1 extra byte at beginning or within zipfile". You probably already have it. There’s anther difference, though: you can customize the way it works.
He loves technology, people and nature – and tries to enjoy all three whenever possible. You can also extract images and music from any SWF (Flash) file. Enter your email address below: Related articles: Extract & Uncompress Any Archive File with Unarchiver for Mac OS XUse QuickLook Inside Open File DialogsHow to Run Microsoft Edge Web Browser in While it is included with the Apple OS it is actually provided by someone named Green.
Reply Justin Pot September 1, 2015 at 2:19 pm Just looked this up, Yandere Simulator is a Windows-only game isn't it? Zipeg (Free) Zipeg is a universal file opener for .ZIP and .RAR archives, though it opens a whole range of compressed file extensions. It's confusing for someone who has never really used Terminal. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads More...
Well done. Thanks! United States Copyright © Apple Inc. I was downloading an internet explorer image for a virtual machine from modern IE.
To install, download the .ZIP archive, unpack the “BetterZipQL.qlgenerator” file and place it into your /Library/QuickLook folder (you may need to create this folder) then execute the following command in terminal (Applications If not, you're out of luck. If you’re using Safari and don’t like it when your .ZIPs auto-extract on completion, open the browser, and in the menu bar head to Safari > Preferences > General and untick the “Open Downloading from another browser worked.
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Why this happens isn't always completely clear, but it can be indicative of a few things: Corrupted file, either during download or from origin Incomplete download, stopped at 99% done or Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Tim Brookes 1098 articles Tim is Mac and iOS editor for MakeUseOf and can currently be found living in Melbourne, Australia.