RAR Unexpected End of Archive

Fix RAR after Unexpected End of RAR Archive Error

Roshal Archive files usually known as RAR, used to compress several types of files such as audio, video, documents, etc. into a single file. The main advantage of RAR file is that you can store huge amount of data in comparatively less space on hard disk and it is very helpful to share large sized files over the internet.

RAR archive is more prone to corruption when you download this file, transfer over the internet or during compression or extraction, you might get error messages indicating “Unexpected end of archive”. After you encounter such error message, your RAR archive becomes inaccessible and you will not be able to extract any data from that .rar file. In such situation, you need to fix unexpected end of RAR Archive error to access the file contents. Unexpected end of archive repair is only possible using a professional third party application like Remo Repair RAR utility.

Reasons for encountering the WinRAR unexpected end of archive error message

There are several reasons behind this unexpected end of archive error. This type of error you usually encounter after CRC error or if the .rar archive is corrupted. Here are few recurring instances in which you may come across such error:

  • Incomplete Download: Interruption in downloading RAR is a main reason behind this error message. If any interruption occurs like abrupt system shut down while downloading the RAR archive on your PC result to corruption of file and you may get this error message.
  • Improper File Compression: Using unreliable third party compression tools could corrupt the header of the file due to which RAR becomes inaccessible and hence throw this error message.

Apart from the above listed issues, you may also lose data if the WinRAR file is stored in a drive that is having bad sectors, dangerous virus infected, etc. that leads to compressed file inaccessibility. Whatever may be the reason behind this error message just opt Remo Repair RAR application for corrupted WinRAR file repair. Toolkit is robust and automated that easily fixes various types of errors and make the archive accessible.

Resolving unexpected end of archive error by using Remo Repair

Remo Repair RAR is an efficient and powerful wizard for repairing severely corrupted .rar archives after getting unexpected end of RAR archive error. This utility provides user friendly interface, which helps any user without technical knowledge to use the program and repairs his files from corrupt RAR within matter of minutes. This program without any complication fixes RAR files which are corrupted due to the following scenarios:

  • When you get CRC error whilst extracting the downloaded RAR archive.
  • Password protected corrupt .rar files.
  • If WinRAR application fails to repair.
  • Internal/ external hard drives having bad sectors, external threats and inaccessible drives.
  • Interrupted process while downloading or uploading RAR.

Special features of Remo Repair RAR toolkit

  • This repairing tool is constituted with advanced scanning algorithms that repairs RAR files in no time.
  • It has the ability to fix huge sized RAR files without any difficulty.
  • This program does not alter or damage the original file because it just access the file contents and keep the source file intact without any modification.
  • Safe and secured to use this utility as it is free from all sought of viruses and Malware programs.
  • Application is compatible to repair RAR files on various WinRAR platforms like WinRAR 4.00, WinRAR 3.90, WinRAR 3.80 and so on.


Follow the steps for unexpected end of archive repair using Remo Repair RAR:


Step 1: Install and run Remo Repair RAR on your PC and select the inaccessible RAR files using "Browse" option.

Unexpected End of Archive Repair - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 2: You shall see repair progress screen once you click the "Repair" option.

 WinRAR Unexpected End of Archive Error - Repair Progress

Figure 2: Repair Process

Step 3: Once the repair process gets over, preview all the rescued items.

RAR Unexpected End of Archive - Preview Files

Figure 3: Preview Files

Step 4: Save files on any desired location using "Save" option.

Unexpected End of Archive Fix - Save Files

Figure 4: Save Recovered Items