PowerArchiver Alternatives

    PowerArchiver is described as 'proprietary file archiver for Microsoft Windows. It supports full read-write access to several different archive formats, including ZIP, 7z and Tar. Additionally, read-only (decompression) support includes RAR, ACE and various disk image formats' and is an app in the File Management category. There are more than 50 alternatives to PowerArchiver for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is 7-Zip, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like PowerArchiver are PeaZip (Free, Open Source), WinRAR (Freemium), Bandizip (Freemium) and The Unarchiver (Free).

    This page was last updated Sep 21, 2021

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Windows Phone
      Out with the old, in with the new. The powerful archiver 8 Zip has expanded its set of capabilities with the new Continuum and Windows Hello technologies.
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    1. TUGZip is a powerful freeware archiving utility for Windows that provides support for a wide range of compressed, encoded and disc-image files, as well as very powerful features; all through an easy to use application interface and Windows Explorer integration.

      Discontinued

      Development is discontinued. Last version, 3.5.0.0, released on April 2nd 2008, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Terminal
      • Xfce
      is a small perl script which makes extraction of any archive files a bit easier. It support several compressors and archiver programs.
    2. Unzip WinZip, WinRAR, WinAce and many other types of archives as easy as 1-2-3! If you download files from the Internet, BitZipper is what you need to access them.


    3. Hamster Free ZIP Archiver is a Zip Tool for compression & encryption with improved Very Fast Zip algorithm. - 100% free of charge for home and office - with no restrictions! - Supports all popular compression formats ZIP, Rar, 7z etc.

      Warning

      When uninstalling the program run a Trojan.Win32/Occamy.C. See also https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/57672046438d7e3a2bfa13c6d9c4be9e58530622ab970b02074cf2c3fd1b4043/detection

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    4. AndroZip is a utility that can unpack/decompress ZIP and other ZIP based archives like APK, JAR, WAR, EAR, TAR, GZIP and RAR. AndroZip can also create ZIP and ZIP based archives like APK, JAR, WAR, EAR, TAR and GZIP. Note only Win.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      WinUHA - powerful GUI (Graphical User Interface) for UHARC. UHarc (Uwe Herklotz archiver) is a high-compression 386+ DOS and Windows file archiver.

      Discontinued

      The software is no longer updated. Last version, 2.0 RC1, released in February 2005, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    5. 7zX is a file archiver with high compression ratio. Compression ratio results are very dependent upon the data used for the tests. Usually 7zX compresses to 7z format 30-70% better than to zip format, and 2-10% better than most of other zip compatible programs.

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer available. Last version, 1.7.1, released in March 2008, can be still downloaded from MacUpdate.

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    6. Light archive manager "Kudesnik". Supported formats: ZIP, JAR, RAR, 7-ZIP. Create and decompress archives in your device. This app is no longer available from the Google Play store, but can still be downloaded from other app stores such as...

      Discontinued

      No longer available on Google Play store & no homepage info.

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