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 BSD. 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 14, 2021

    1. ZipX is a professional, full-featured compression and extraction tool. It help you to Browse, Extract, Create, Modify file archives, view files in archives, support drag and drop files or folders from/to Finder.
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    2. Archive Utility is the file compression utility provided with the MacOS. Supporting ZIP, GZIP, and BZIP2 for expansion and CPGZ, CPIO, and ZIP formats for compression. It can be accessed via a special dropdown menu and selecting "Compress (filename).
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    3. Support in right-click menu: 7z, ZIP, RAR, TAR, GZIP, BZIP2, XZ, LZIP, ACE, ISO, CAB, PAX, JAR, AR, CPIO .
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      Use MacZip is new way of work efficiently. Extraction formats supported: 7Z, ZIP, RAR, TAR, GZIP, BZIP2, XZ, LZIP, ACE, ISO, CAB, PAX, JAR, AR, CPIO and more.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      AZip is a free Zip Archive Manager with unique features such as: built-in content Search, smart archive Update, archive Recompression. The goal is to keep the user interface as simple as possible and bother the user the least possible with options or useless gadgets.
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    4. Effective app designed to decompress archives, like RAR, Zip, 7z, Tar, Tgz, Cbz, Lzh, Lzma, Bzip, iso, HFS, VHD, etc. Supports over 50 kinds of archive files, as well as extract encrypted archives entirely.
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    5. This software is useful for decompress multiple archives at once or creating multiple archives at once. This software has three functions.
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    6. Easy to use ZIP Self Extractor maker with many options - Create self-extracting ZIP executable files. Do you want to create a self-extracting ZIP file ? Do you want to compress and distribute files without separating them with an easy to use way ?
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    7. iZip can manage ZIP, ZIPX, RAR, TAR, 7ZIP and other compressed files on Mac. It allows to create, extract and visualize archives without extracting them.
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