WinRAR is perfect software to create self-extracting files, In this page, you will learn how to create or make EXE file using WinRAR (How to Create SFX Archive with WinRAR ) in an easy way.
Steps to Make Exe File Using WinRAR
- Download & Install WinRAR first, if you have not installed yet.
- Select a file or folder, right-click on it and click on add to the archive.
- Now a new small window will open, you can see many options just below archiving options, You need to do a checkmark on Create SFX archive.
- You can also set a password by clicking on the Set Password button if you want to secure your Setup file.
- Everything is done, click on OK to create EXE file.
- If you want to customize setup such as – replace setup icon, a specific path to extract, run a file after or before installation, etc, then watch this below video.
How to install or decompress EXE
- Double click on the newly created Exe file to open the Setup file.
- Click on browse option to choose a path, where you want to extract or decompress files.
- Now The setup file will extract all files automatically. Once all file extracted, opened setup will get disappeared.