What is rarext.dll?

rarext.dll is part of WinRAR and developed by Alexander Roshal according to the rarext.dll version information.

rarext.dll's description is "WinRAR shell extension"

rarext.dll is digitally signed by win.rar GmbH.

rarext.dll is usually located in the 'C:\Program Files\WinRAR\' folder.

None of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal reports anything malicious about rarext.dll.

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on rarext.dll:

PropertyValue
Product nameWinRAR
Company nameAlexander Roshal
File descriptionWinRAR shell extension
Internal nameWinRAR shell extension
Original filenameRarExt.dll
Legal copyrightCopyright © Alexander Roshal 1993-2019
Product version5.80.4
File version5.80.4

Here's a screenshot of the file properties when displayed by Windows Explorer:

Product nameWinRAR
Company nameAlexander Roshal
File descriptionWinRAR shell extension
Internal nameWinRAR shell extension
Original filenameRarExt.dll
Legal copyrightCopyright © Alexander Roshal 1993-2..
Product version5.80.4
File version5.80.4

Digital signatures [?]

rarext.dll has a valid digital signature.

PropertyValue
Signer namewin.rar GmbH
Certificate issuer nameCOMODO RSA Code Signing CA
Certificate serial number529e3f9fcf7d58d520d607ab74395002

VirusTotal report

None of the 72 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the rarext.dll file.

None of the 72 anti-virus programs detected the rarext.dll file.

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Hashes [?]

PropertyValue
MD5ebbf2405ad14d50b74efc7c7101bf6ce
SHA2562d7f54e84f33be92691409297422610f16999342f01088b0cb00b97ed959ec86

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