How To Install WinRAR 5.11 On Ubuntu 14.10

WinRAR is an archiving utility that completely supports RAR and ZIP archives and is able to unpack CAB, ARJ, LZH, TAR, GZ, ACE, UUE, BZ2, JAR, ISO, 7Z, Z archives.


To download and install WinRAR 5.11 for 32-bit systems open a terminal window (press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy+paste the following lines:

wget rarsoft.com/rar/rarlinux-5.1.1.tar.gz
tar -xzvf rarlinux-5.1.1.tar.gz
cd rar
make
sudo make install

After the installation you can close the terminal window.

To download and install WinRAR 5.11 for 64-bit systems open a terminal window (press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy+paste the following lines:

wget rarlab.com/rar/rarlinux-x64-5.1.1.tar.gz
tar -xzvf rarlinux-x64-5.1.1.tar.gz
cd rar
make
sudo make install

After the installation you can close the terminal window.

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