PeaZip 8.5.0 - Free, Open Source file archiver utility
2022-02-21 02:46 (by giorgio_tani)

PeaZip 8.5.0 is ready for download!

8.5.0 release improves scripting, usage of layouts (defining advanced inclusion and exclusion filters, and optionally input list), and updates compression settings.

PeaZip for macOS now supports macOS-style keyboard shortcuts, integration with context menu (fully scriptable with Automator), full support to "move to trash" deletion, and support for Brotli, Zpaq, and Zstandard backends.

File manager was improved on Linux, with more alternative styles available.

It is now possible to optionally integrate PeaZip in the Windows 11 mini-context menu from .reg examples provided in (peazip)/res/share/batch folder.

Updated backends: 7z 21.07, Pea 1.06, and Zstd 1.5.2.

A total of 226 file extensions can now be managed by PeaZip, with inclusion of support for .vhdx Microsoft disk image format

PeaZip is a file manager and archive manager utility (compress and decompress files, edit existing archives, backup data), focused on security and data protection, Free Software replacement for WinRar, WinZip, and similar applications.

Create (compress to) 7Z, Brotli, BZip2, GZip, PAQ, PEA, RAR (if Rar.exe is available), TAR, WIM, XZ (LZMA2), ZIP, Zstandard files, SFX self-extracting archives, and spanned archives (001 split files)

Open, browse, decompress/extract RAR / RAR5, ACE, APPX, APK, ARJ, CAB, DMG, IPA, ISO, JAR, LHA, MSI, UDF, ZIPX files and more...

Built-in archive conversion: convert or consolidate existing archives, from any read-supported to any write-supported type, e.g .rar to .zip or .7z conversion; repair FreeArc .arc archive format.

The program provides strong encryption with optional two factor authentication (encrypt with password and keyfile), encrypted password manager, random password / keyfile generation, secure data deletion (files, folders, free disk space), hashing and checksum functions.

Released as LGPLv3 software for GNU/Linux, Darwin / macOS and BSD, Microsoft Windows (32 and 64 bit), ReactOS and Wine.


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