AppCompactor allows you to easily compress applications to decrease size on disk and increase performance when running from slow media, like flash drives. It's packaged as a portable app, so you can work with your apps anywhere. It's intended primarily for developers, but advanced users will also find it useful.
PortableApps.com AppCompactor features:
Proven UPX binary compressor
7-Zip compression of archives
Multiple compression levels
Automatic testing of compressed files
Automatically skips <4K files (no space savings)
Add inclusions/exclusions using PortableApps.com Format
Compression of DLL, EXE, ZIP, JAR, IRC, PYD and BINs in all directories
Automatically skip launcher if selecting PortableApps.com Format apps' base directory
Automatically excludes Visual C++ runtimes and Qt image handlers
Saving up to 50% or more installed space of many apps
Faster application starts from flash drives
The same technology we formerly used in OpenOffice.org Portable, Pidgin Portable, GIMP Portable and more!... More Info »
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