Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

I have a .rar file with unknown password.. Please specify the process to unlock it without any tool if there is any.

share|improve this question

closed as not a real question by Dennis, slhck Mar 22 '13 at 12:50

It's difficult to tell what is being asked here. This question is ambiguous, vague, incomplete, overly broad, or rhetorical and cannot be reasonably answered in its current form. For help clarifying this question so that it can be reopened, visit the help center.If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the help center, please edit the question.

If the process is same for .zip files, please mention... – Bihan Mar 22 '13 at 12:45
It wouldn't be a very good lock if you didn't need a key or any tools to unlock it . . . – dsolimano Mar 22 '13 at 12:46

Manual brute force

Assuming time isn't a constraint:

  1. Buy yourself a slab of beer
  2. Sit yourself down at your computer
  3. Start guessing
share|improve this answer
Isn't a computer a tool...? – Michael Kjörling Mar 22 '13 at 12:50

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.