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CHow to buy WinRAR and RAR license.

If you wish to use WinRAR and RAR after the evaluation period of 40 days, you need
to purchase its license from one of the regional dealers listed here. You can also
check the latest price list and buy on-line at
Upon receipt of your registration fee you will receive an email containing a
registration key file corresponding to the user name string which you have chosen.
Please specify a valid email address when buying the licence, as it will be used to
send you the key file.
The registration email will also contain all necessary instructions, so please just
follow them. Below, we provide a brief explanation of the typical registration
procedure, but instructions in the email are more up to date than this file and
should thus have a higher precedence.
If you use WinRAR, you will need to copy the registration key file (rarreg.key) to
a WinRAR folder or to %APPDATA%\WinRAR folder. By default WinRAR folder is
"C:\Program Files\WinRAR", but it can be changed by a user when installing WinRAR.
You can also drag rarreg.key file and drop it to WinRAR window to register.
If the key is archived in a .rar or .zip file, please extract rarreg.key from the
archive before copying it. If archive name is rarkey.rar, another way to install
the key file is to open such archive in WinRAR and answer "Yes" to confirmation
If you use RAR/Unix and RAR for OS X, you should copy rarreg.key to your home
directory or to one of the following directories: /etc, /usr/lib,
/usr/local/lib, /usr/local/etc. You may rename it to .rarreg.key or .rarregkey, if
you wish, but rarreg.key is also valid.
WinRAR, RAR for Unix and OS X now use the same registration key format, so you can
use the same key with current WinRAR and RAR versions for all mentioned platforms.
It is not guaranteed for WinRAR and RAR versions that are not equal to version
included to this distributive. For example, versions prior to 2.60 used different
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