How to unzip a Password Protected Zip or RaR Files

Option 1: Unzip a Password protected ZIP file using 7-Zip

  • Right click on the File, choose 7-Zip and Extract Files.                                                                                                                                                                             


  • You will see a screen asking you to choose where you would like to save your Document. Please choose a place to extract the file, please type your password and click okay.
  • Once this is done, you can open the folder and access your documents.

Option 2: Unzip a Password protected RaR file

  • Right click on the fine and choose Extract Files                                                                                                                                                                                                    
  • You will be asked to choose where you would like to save your file, please choose a destination to save the file.                                                                     
  • Click okay, you will be asked you enter your password, and click okay.                                                                                                                                                            
  • Once this is done, you will be able to access the files.