7-Zip is a file archiver with a high compression ratio.
- - 7-Zip is the most popular Windows, Mac & Linux alternative to File Roller.
- - 7-Zip is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to File Roller.
Comments about 7-Zip as a Alternative to File Roller
Works on my Linux command line without getting in the way of File Roller. Certainly my go-to for large extractions. It even provides a small GTK interface that looks like the Windows version. Well done!0
it does not depend on gnome interface, gtk+ should be enough.0
PeaZip is free file archiver utility, based on Open Source technologies of 7-Zip, p7zip, FreeArc, PAQ, and PEA projects, for Linux, macOS and Windows.
With over 500 million users worldwide, WinRAR is the world’s most popular compression tool!
- - WinRAR is the most popular Android alternative to File Roller.
- - WinRAR is the most popular commercial alternative to File Roller.
Bandizip is a powerful archiver which provides an ultrafast processing speed and convenient features. Available free of charge, and its paid editions support a variety of advanced features.
The Unarchiver is a small and easy to use program that can unarchive many different kinds of archive files. It will open common formats such as Zip, RAR (including v5), 7-zip, Tar, Gzip and Bzip2. It will also open many older formats, such as StuffIt, DiskDoubler, LZH, ARJ and...
NanaZip is an open source file archiver intended for the modern Windows experience, forked from the source code of well-known open source file archiver 7-Zip 21.03.
FreeArc is a free and open source file archiver developed by Bulat Ziganshin. It uses LZMA, PPMD, TrueAudio and GRzip algorithms with automatic switching by file type, and also uses set of filters—for instance it can remove repetitions from text.Discontinued
Latest alpha version from August 2012 - http://freearc.org/history/changelog_full.htm
p7zip is a port of the command line version of the 7-Zip file archiver to POSIX-conforming operating systems like Unix (Linux, Solaris, OpenBSD, FreeBSD, Cygwin, AIX, ...), MacOS X and also for BeOS and Amiga.
The last update is from 2016.
Zip Utility - NEWS since - "Version 4.2 = NO MORE ADWARE. IZARC INSTALLER IS COMPLETELY ADWARE FREE" No bundleware that is showing in description.
- - IZArc is the most popular iPhone & iPad alternative to File Roller.
A simple and easy to use GUI based on 7zip for creating self-extracting archives and self-extracting installers.
7z SFX-Creator FeaturesDiscontinued
The project seems to be no longer maintained. Last version, 1.3, released in October 2012, can be still downloaded from Google Project Hosting.
B1 Free Archiver is a free multi-platform universal archiver. Currently it works on Windows, Mac, Linux and Android; moreover B1 Online Archiver allows you to uncompress .b1, zip, rar or .7z archive from your computer directly online.
- - B1 Free Archiver is the most popular Web-based & Android Tablet alternative to File Roller.
B1 Free Archiver Features