FAQ & Help

  • How can I download from FastStrings?

To download from FastStrings you need to have free account.

  • What is the .rar? I tried to open with all my video players, but no luck.

.RAR files are data containers, they store one or several files in the compressed form. You need to unpack its contents in order to use it. Recommended software WinRAR for Windows users and The Unarchiver for MAC Os.

  • I can see 4 parts of some video, do I need to download all of them?

Yes. To watch the video you need to download absolutely all parts (splitted archive) then unpack using WinRAR.

  • How to unpack with WinRAR?

To unpack with WinRAR just “Right Click” on the 1st part and click ” Extract here”. Now, it should pack them together, and it will end up with folder or .ISO image or something else. Click here to watch the video in YouTube.

  • How to watch DVD, there many .BUP, .VOB, .IFO files?

The DVD-movie consists of a bunch of files including IFO, VOB and BUP files. In order to watch DVD, you need some media player. We recommend to use free VLC Media Player.  Double clicking the VIDEO_TS.IFO should play the DVD.

  • I need only one file from the pack, but I don’t know which part contains that file. How can I download necessary file?

You need to download ALL parts because it’s impossible to determine in which part stored necessary file.

  • I would like to contribute something. How can I do it, to whom may I concern my proposition?

Please use “Contact Us” form to send your proposition.

  • Your browser is showing up “Not Secure” or requesting to change the password because of data breach.

Google is pushing web owners to implement SSL certificate on the sites and showing misleading pop ups or messages. FastStrings is not using SSL certificate (HTTPS protocol) because we’re not a bank or online shop, we do not accept credit cards and do not collect any personal data on the site. We’re not planning to follow google rules because it’s a private company that trying to implement own rules for all Internet sites and users. Our site does not have any security breaches, we do not require any personal information (you may use any pseudonym and some email for spam).

The “Not Secure” warning does not indicate that your computer or the site you are visiting is affected by malware. It only serves to alert you that you do not have a secure connection with page.

This “Not Secure” warning appears on all pages using the HTTP protocol. Historically, this has been the primary protocol used for internet communication.

The “Secure” connection (HTTPS protocol) should use Banks, Online shops and other sites that require personal information and online payments.

  • I have some question. How can I contact somebody?

Please use Contact Us form to send us questions, requests.