PeaZip is a free file archiver utility. The application provides an unified, natively portable, cross-platform file manager and archive manager GUI for many Open Source technologies like 7-Zip, FreeArc, PAQ, UPX.
Create: 7Z, ARC, Brotli, BZip, GZip, PEA, TAR, WIM, XZ, ZPAQ, ZIP, Zstandard files and more
Open and extract 200+ file types: ACE, CAB, DEB, ISO, RAR, ZIPX and more
Features of PeaZip includes extract, create and convert multiple archives at once, edit existing archives, create self-extracting archives (sfx), split files, strong encryption with two factor authentication, encrypted password manager, secure deletion, find duplicate files, calculate hashes, export task definition as command line script.
PeaZip 8.8.0 release completes the evolution of the GUI started in previous releases, providing more customization options to better integrate the application in different environments.
Alongside various improvements and fixes it is now possible to automatically test archives after creation, and to propagate Zone.Identifier stream on Windows when extracting archives.
TAR format support was improved, with option to follow pax or gnu standard, and to save owner/group ids and names (on Linux).
Updated backends: 7z 22.01, Pea 1.09.
(Linux, Windows) 7z 22.01
Various fixes and improvements
Improved GUI for more flexibility to better adapt to multiple environments with different visual styles
New theming options, in Options > Settings, Theme tab
Address bar, tool bar, and tab bar can now be separately set to be highlighted in window color, button color, or accent color (with more shades available for the tool bar);
Tool bar buttons can now be centered or aligned to left;
Address bar can now be displayed as solid bar or blended with file browser area;
Tab bars are now available in 3 alternative styles: left aligned tabs, centered buttons, or links;
Small icon size can be changed 16 px to 32 px to match the default size on different platforms;
Re-built themes to use new theming options
New Tuxedo theme replaces Minimal theme
"..." Style button improved
New switch to show/hide main menu;
New switches to quickly toggle large (32 px), medium (24 px), and small tool bar size (16 px, or as defined for small icon size), and to highlight buttons;
The Style button now becomes automatically visible in address bar if tool bar is hidden
Organize group in main menu is now more consistent with Style menu options Task progress window redesigned to be simpler and easier to read
EXTRACTION and ARCHIVING
Added option to test archive after creation, for formats supporting test routine, in Options > Settings, Archive manager tab; by default test after archiving blocks the task sequence only in case errors are detected
Added timestamp precision option in Archiving screen, Advanced tab, applies to ZIP and TAR/pax formats
Added option to set TAR standard (gnu or pax, default gnu) from Archiving screen, Advanced tab: pax allows to customize timestamp precision; pax allows to store creation timestamp and accessed timestamp if "Store all timestamp" option is set from Options > Settings > Archive manager tab
(Linux, TAR) Added options to save owner/group ids and names, available in Archiving screen, Advanced tab
(Windows) Added option to propagate Zone.Identifier stream to files extracted through 7z backed, default on, available in Extraction screen, Advanced tab
Zpaq absolute paths option set to on by default for non-Windows system, off for Windows systems
(macOS) fixed dependency issues with Zstd on x86_64 package