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Utility to open installshield .cab file

Posted on 2004-10-15
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Hi Gurus,

Is there anyone know which utility I can use to open the cabinet file generated by InstallShield, nomally named as data1.cab, to view or extract file(s) embedded?

Any help is much appreciated.

Best regards,
Lurc
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winzip 8.1 and above, winrar should be able to open these cab files.
Have a look at
http://www.zipscan.co.uk/
CabExtract v1.02 http://www.freewareweb.com/cgi-bin/archive.cgi?ID=1528

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If you're using Windows XP it comes with a built-in reader of .cabs, .zips, etc.  Just double click on the file (you're obviously not using Windows XP as you can't open it).

Just for information's sake :)

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Thanks for the points and grade
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