PeaZip 8.8.0 - Free, Open Source file archiver utility
2022-08-21 17:55 (by giorgio_tani)

PeaZip 8.8.0 is ready for download!

The new release brings an updated GUI, completing the work started in previous releases to provide more customization options to better integrate the application in different Operating Systems and Desktop Environments.

It is now possible to automatically test archives after creation, to propagate Zone.Identifier stream when extracting archives (on Windows), to create TAR archives following pax or gnu standard, and to save owner/group ids and names in TAR archives (on Linux).

A total of 226 file extensions can be managed by PeaZip.

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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