RAR needs password

Discussion in 'Computer Support' started by DaveG, Jan 8, 2005.

  1. DaveG

    DaveG Guest

    I have a RAR file that needs a password so I'm trying to use a password
    cracker to reveal the P/W.
    They(i have tried two) don't seem to work, in one case as a demo app'
    only the first 3 digits of the P/W are revealed so that useless and the
    other app I tried failed miserably.

    Is it actually possible to reveal the correct password with these apps,
    if so which would be the best to use??

    DaveG, Jan 8, 2005
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  2. DaveG

    Richard Guest

    Try clicking the cancel button or press "esc".
    Sometimes that will happen because the person sending the file, didn't know
    how to use the password correctly.
    Most password retrievers are designed to work with programs that show the
    ***** field, so in this case, they won't work.
    Because the password is embedded within the program.
    Richard, Jan 8, 2005
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  3. DaveG

    WormWood Guest

    If you can see the password as *********, Revelation v2.0,
    www.snadboy.com may help reveal it. It's free.
    WormWood, Jan 8, 2005
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