PowerArchiver 14 is by far one of the most powerful software packages for archiving and retrieving files. It provides users with very good opportunities, which are not limited only to the actions of the archives, and relate to a lot more functional. And the size of the installation file for a program of this level did not take place (only 19 MB).
Key Features Of PowerArchiver
I must say that it is truly one of the most modern and versatile archives because, among file formats it supports RAR, CAB, 7-ZIP, LHA (LZH), TAR.GZ, TAR.BZ2, TAR, ARJ, BH, ACE, ARC, GZ, ZOO, XXE, BZIP2, UUE, MIME, EAR, XPI, REP, WAR, BK, JAR, Quake PK3, QWK, skins WinAMP, self-extracting archives in formats ZIP and CAB. In addition, the program has several advanced features. This primarily relates to work with disk images ISO, BIN, IMG and NRG.
Like many other programs of this kind, the application is freely integrated in all context menus and intercepting file associations, you can add files to the archive one click. At the same time, the program has the ability to create self-extracting archives such as SFX, which decompressed independently, thus avoiding the call-unpacker program manually. If necessary, you can use AES-encryption with varying degrees of stability (128-bit / 192-bit / 256-bit). Among the ancillary opportunities presented a request to send archive via email or upload files to the server.
Professional version has a few more features. First of all, this is reflected in the fact that it can be used to easily record and copy a variety of drives, as well as the backup data.
Among the interesting features worth noting view different file formats, which are in the archives without extracting the physical to the hard drive. These include TXT, GIF, RTF, BMP, PNG, TIFF, ICO, SGI, GFI, WMF, EMF, PPM, Autodesk, Adobe Photoshop, Truevision, - ZSoft Paintbrush, Jasc PaintShop Pro, Kodak Photo-CD, Dr. Halo. In addition, the program has several tools necessary for testing archives, check them for viruses, restore corrupted files, create and print a list of files in the archive in text format or in HTML.
With this application you can work with several files in terms of extraction or create several different ZIP-archives immediately. In addition, a very useful feature and may have the ability to convert files between formats. It is no secret that some files of any program can not be seen. In this case, the program in one click changes the format of the archive file. Especially, it is a compression utility that uses VSS and enables you to compress any file in Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7. In addition, it allows you to compress any content that is blocked by the operating system.
Generally, you must give credit to the developers of this software. They created so professional, versatile and powerful package that can be identified as one of the best to date. Apparently WinZIP and WinRAR have to "move".