PeaZip gets a novice-friendly spinoff: PeaExtractor
March 16, 2015 – 16:13 | Comments Off on PeaZip gets a novice-friendly spinoff: PeaExtractor
PeaZip gets a novice-friendly spinoff: PeaExtractor

PeaZip Software has announced the release of PeaExtractor, a PeaZip spinoff which can extract the contents from 150+ archive types: 7Z, ACE, BZ2, CAB, GZ, ISO, RAR, TAR, ZIP and more.
The program can’t create archives, …

Ashampoo reveals Ashampoo ZIP Pro
February 6, 2015 – 11:53 | Comments Off on Ashampoo reveals Ashampoo ZIP Pro
Ashampoo reveals Ashampoo ZIP Pro

With so many great free archiving tools around for the PC, commercial packages need some seriously powerful features to stand any chance of success. Berlin-based developer Ashampoo has taken the plunge anyway by releasing their …

J7Z is a simpler, faster 7-Zip gui
February 3, 2015 – 17:52 | Comments Off on J7Z is a simpler, faster 7-Zip gui
J7Z is a simpler, faster 7-Zip gui

It may be more than 15 years old, but 7-Zip is an open source classic, still used as the archiving engine for a host of applications.
7-Zip’s interface isn’t a strong point, though, and if you’d …

PowerArchiver 2015 adds new Explorer preview extension, tweaks user interface
November 27, 2014 – 07:59 | Comments Off on PowerArchiver 2015 adds new Explorer preview extension, tweaks user interface
PowerArchiver 2015 adds new Explorer preview extension, tweaks user interface

ConeXware has unveiled a huge update to its Windows archiving software in the form of PowerArchiver 2015 v15.0. The paid-for tool offers support for a wide range of archiving formats presented in a user-friendly interface.
Version …

WinZip 19 launches with unified file management, increased protection and improved sharing
October 28, 2014 – 13:28 | Comments Off on WinZip 19 launches with unified file management, increased protection and improved sharing
WinZip 19 launches with unified file management, increased protection and improved sharing

WinZip International LLC has released WinZip 19 a major new update of its renowned compression tool. Version 19 continues to see the product reposition itself in the file-sharing market with a number of new features.
These …

WinZip for iOS 3.5 adds Google Drive and OneDrive support, makes zip file management easier
June 30, 2014 – 16:02 | Comments Off on WinZip for iOS 3.5 adds Google Drive and OneDrive support, makes zip file management easier
WinZip for iOS 3.5 adds Google Drive and OneDrive support, makes zip file management easier

WinZip has released WinZip for iOS 3.5, a major update to its iOS app for managing zip files on an iPhone or iPad. The latest version of the app, which is heavily discounted to just …

B1 Free Archiver is a friendly cross-platform archive manager
June 14, 2014 – 15:45 | Comments Off on B1 Free Archiver is a friendly cross-platform archive manager
B1 Free Archiver is a friendly cross-platform archive manager

Everyone needs a good archive manager, and you’ve probably chosen one already. We’re fans of 7-Zip: the current release may be three years old, but it still performs very well.
There is some competition around, though, …

Peazip 5.3 introduces File Manager improvements, updates archiving tools
April 14, 2014 – 11:11 | Comments Off on Peazip 5.3 introduces File Manager improvements, updates archiving tools
Peazip 5.3 introduces File Manager improvements, updates archiving tools

PeaZip srl has released PeaZip 5.3, the latest version of its open-source, cross-platform archiving tool for Windows and Linux users. The archiver supports over 178 file extensions, and is also available for Windows users in …

Mount ISO, ZIP, CISO files as virtual drives with Pismo File Mount Audit Package
February 19, 2014 – 11:00 | Comments Off on Mount ISO, ZIP, CISO files as virtual drives with Pismo File Mount Audit Package
Mount ISO, ZIP, CISO files as virtual drives with Pismo File Mount Audit Package

One small but welcome addition to Windows 8 is its support for ISO files. Right-click your image, select Mount, and it’s immediately available as a virtual drive, which you can browse, read or write like …

WinZip 18 extends cloud support, introduces Express Add-Ons
October 30, 2013 – 20:17 | Comments Off on WinZip 18 extends cloud support, introduces Express Add-Ons
WinZip 18 extends cloud support, introduces Express Add-Ons

22 years old and still going strong, veteran archiving tool WinZip has today been updated to version 18. And this time, it’s mostly about the cloud.
This starts with support for more services; you can now …

Peazip 5.1 simplifies scheduled archiving, improves bookmarks
September 2, 2013 – 11:33 | Comments Off on Peazip 5.1 simplifies scheduled archiving, improves bookmarks
Peazip 5.1 simplifies scheduled archiving, improves bookmarks

Cross-platform open-source archiving tool PeaZip 5.1 has been released. Also available as a standalone 64-bit build and in portable format for Windows users, version 5.1 adds a new Schedule tab in machines running Windows Vista …