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Is there any good, free program for OS X that can create RAR files? Preferably with a GUI.

It seems there are plenty of options for extracting RAR files, but not that many for compressing them...

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up vote 10 down vote accepted

SimplyRar will do the trick

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Thanks, SimplyRar seems okay. I wasn't sure which answer to accept, but I guess this one, as Simplyrar is free (as in cost), has GUI, and you mentioned it first. :) – Jonik Oct 8 '10 at 23:32
Doesn't seem to work with Yosemite. I downloaded from MacUpdate (1.0.8) and the DMG wouldn't even open. – Dov Nov 12 '14 at 22:52

You can use command line rar for Mac OS X, but it doesn't have GUI. On the other hand, it's useful for scripting. (I feel that it should be mentioned here anyway).

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Thanks, good to know – Jonik Oct 8 '10 at 23:33

Download simplyrar it free and easy to use.

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It's not free, but Rucksack is a great app to create all kind of archives, ".rar" included.

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Actually, Rucksack no longer supports creating 'rar's. – The Doctor What Feb 23 '13 at 2:24

BetterZip, it does rar's too, it's easy to use. It does cost though.

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Install WinRAR into a WineSkin wrapper. Works perfectly.

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