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I downloaded a rar archieve with a quite big file inside, and right-click, choose Extract here and enter the password. It starts extraxting, and I can see the file and view parts of it (since the process is not done), but after a while it just keeps popping up the password-window, I type it, press enter (I am sure it's the correct password) and it seems idle for a time but then repeats that. And so it goes on, but nothing more is extraxted than theese fragments of the file.

When I do unrar e file.rar . it asks for the password, I enter it and it goes on and extracts a fragment of the file, but then just stops.

Is there a way to go around this, or at least make the wmv-film kinda watchable, with gaps?

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closed as too localized by fossfreedom Feb 23 '12 at 21:43

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are you sure that file isn't broken ? what about rar e -kb file.rar ? –  Denwerko May 30 '11 at 22:28
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