Category: Main Utilities Compression WinRAR 5.x and 6.x


Version 6 doesn't bring any new radically new features and was seemingly released because Eugene Roshal didn't want to have version 5.10.

Application Details:

Version: 5.x and 6.x
License: Shareware
Votes: 3
Latest Rating: Platinum
Latest Wine Version Tested: 6.0.1

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Test Results

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What works

Every feature appears to work.

What does not


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Hardware tested


  • GPU: Other
  • Driver: proprietary

Additional Comments

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowCrouton Debian 10 in Chrome OS 93Sep 10 20216.0.1Yes Yes NoPlatinumJose de Jesus De la Cruz Torres 
CurrentDebian 10.x "Buster"May 20 20216.8-stagingYes Yes NoPlatinumToast 
ShowFedora 31 x86_64Nov 30 20194.21Yes Yes NoPlatinumArtem S. Tashkinov 
ShowFedora 31 x86_64Nov 30 20194.21Yes Yes NoPlatinumArtem S. Tashkinov 
ShowUbuntu 19.04 "Disco" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Feb 17 20194.2-stagingYes Yes NoSilverAaron 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
11364 WinRar doesn't fully utilize CPU cores in the multithreaded (SMP) mode CLOSED FIXED View
14601 WinRAR v3.7-v5.5 easter egg animation very slow, consuming 100% of one cpu core NEW View
26549 Add support for setting processor priority (niceness) NEW View
26803 file open dialog: slow when selecting many files NEW View
26865 Cannot drag-drop extract files (WinRAR, 7-Zip, etc.) NEW View
33489 WinRAR 5.0 beta 1 help causes HH crash CLOSED FIXED View
34446 Under LANG=ru_RU.UTF-8 locale native and built-in tahoma.ttf are added twice to the font list CLOSED INVALID View
37717 64-bit WinRAR: clicking register/buy button causes crash in builtin 'winebrowser.exe' CLOSED WORKSFORME View
37835 Uninstaller never lists 64-bit applications CLOSED DUPLICATE View
40025 Winrar installer fails to start CLOSED FIXED View
42201 Implement Taskbar Extensions UNCONFIRMED View
48505 WinRAR x64 4.x/5.x installer crashes on unimplemented function GDI32.dll.ScriptGetCMap CLOSED FIXED View

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