Troubleshooting WinRAR’s Diagnostic Messages Error
It can be frustrating when you spend time downloading a file to your computer only to encounter an error when trying to extract it. Today, I will guide you on how to troubleshoot WinRAR extraction errors.
Method 1: Repairing the Archive
Step 1: Open the WinRAR application by double-clicking on the file.
Step 2: Select the “Tool” tab and choose “Repair archive.”
Step 3: Click on “Browse” to select the location for the repaired file. You can choose either RAR or ZIP format and click “OK.”
Once you click “OK,” the repair process will begin. After completion, click “Close.” Now, try extracting the file again.
Method 2: Updating WinRAR
If you encounter extraction errors in WinRAR, it could be due to using an older version of WinRAR compared to the version used to compress the file.
To resolve this, follow these steps:
Download the latest version of WinRAR from the official website.
Install the latest version of WinRAR.
Restart your computer.
Try extracting the file again.
These are two common issues that can occur when using WinRAR. If you encounter any other errors, feel free to share them with others for further troubleshooting. Good luck!