Universal Extractor Alternatives for Mac

    Universal Extractor is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is WinRAR, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Universal Extractor and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Universal Extractor are Bandizip (Freemium), The Unarchiver (Free), p7zip (Free, Open Source) and B1 Free Archiver (Free).

    This page was last updated May 24, 2019

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • BSD
      • ReactOS
      WinRAR is a powerful archive manager. It can backup your data and reduce the size of email attachments, decompress RAR, ZIP and other files downloaded from Internet and create new archives in RAR and ZIP file format.
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      Some users think WinRAR is a great alternative to Universal Extractor, some don't.
    1. Bandizip is a powerful archiver which provides an ultrafast processing speed and convenient features. Available free of charge, and its paid editions support a variety of advanced features.
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      This alternative is disputed. Bandizip is still a legitimate alternative to Universal Extractor, but it might have issues that some users think are important.


    2. The Unarchiver is a small and easy to use program that can unarchive many different kinds of archive files. It will open common formats such as Zip, RAR (including v5), 7-zip, Tar, Gzip and Bzip2.
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    3. p7zip is a port of the command line version of the 7-Zip file archiver to POSIX-conforming operating systems like Unix (Linux, Solaris, OpenBSD, FreeBSD, Cygwin, AIX, ...), MacOS X and also for BeOS and Amiga.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      B1 Free Archiver is a free multi-platform universal archiver. Currently it works on Windows, Mac, Linux and Android; moreover B1 Online Archiver allows you to uncompress .b1, zip, rar or .7z archive from your computer directly online.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Info-ZIP is a set of open-source software to handle ZIP archives. It has been in circulation since 1989.

      Discontinued

      No updates since 2008

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Wine
      This is a utility with a graphical user interface and a command line interface that can be used to view and extract the contents of an MSI file.
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    4. The Archive Browser is a program that lets you browse the contents of archives, as well as extract them. It will let you open files from inside archives, and lets you preview them using Quick Look.
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    5. ?? Extract Archives: So you downloaded this file you can't open? Don't be fooled by the name — Archiver is a highly versatile unarchiver that can unpack pretty much any archive you throw at it.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      Zipeg is a universal open source archive extractor that supports ZIP and RAR (among other archiving formats). With just a click you can open a file and see what is inside.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.9.4, released in July 2012, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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