The Unarchiver Alternatives for Linux

Popular Alternatives to The Unarchiver for Linux. Explore 20 Linux apps like The Unarchiver, all suggested and ranked by the AlternativeTo user community.

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. If your looking for more info about The Unarchiver like screenshots, reviews and comments you should visit our info page about it. Below you find the best alternatives.

The list of alternatives was last updated: 5/12/2018 3:47:00 PM

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  • 7-Zip

    The main features of 7-Zip High compression ratio in 7z format with LZMA and LZMA2 compression Supported formats: Packing / unpacking: 7z, XZ, BZIP2, GZIP, TAR, ZIP and WIM Unpacking only: AR, ARJ, CAB, CHM, CPIO, CramFS, DMG, EXT, FAT, GPT, HFS, IHEX, ISO, LZH, LZMA, MBR, MSI, NSIS, NTFS, QCOW2, RAR, RPM, SquashFS, UDF, UEFI, VDI, VHD, VMDK, WIM, XAR and Z.

    Free Open Source Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com ReactOS

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  • PeaZip

    PeaZip is free file archiver utility, based on Open Source technologies of 7-Zip, p7zip, FreeArc, PAQ, and PEA projects. Cross-platform, full-featured but user-friendly alternative to WinRar, WinZip and similar general purpose archive manager applications, open and extract 180+ archive formats: 001, 7Z, ACE(*), ARC, ARJ, BZ2, CAB, DMG, GZ, ISO, LHA, PAQ, PEA, RAR, TAR, UDF, WIM, XZ, ZIP ZIPX - view full list of supported archive file formats for archiving and for extraction.

    Free Open Source Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com

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  • File Roller

    File Roller is the archive manager of the GNOME desktop environment. It can extract, view, create and modify archives. File Roller is only a graphical interface to archiving utilities such as tar and zip.

    Free Open Source Linux GNOME

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  • p7zip

    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.

    Free Open Source Mac Linux BSD Haiku

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  • B1 Free Archiver

    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 Archiver supports most popular formats - zip, rar, b1, 7z. Although that’s enough for 99% of cases, we’re working on adding new formats and features to the list.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web Android ... Android Tablet

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    • Bundleware Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/
  • FreeArc

    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.

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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    • Discontinued Latest alpha version from August 2012 - http://freearc.org/history/changelog_full.htm
  • ExtractNow

    ExtractNow is a simple utility that allows you to extract multiple archives quickly and easily. Why wear out your clicking finger extracting files one by one when you can extract at once? ExtractNow does a fine job of bundling compressed files and extracting their contents in one fell swoop. ExtractNow has a clean, well-designed and easy-to-use interface. To extract files, simply drag and drop them into the main program window, or right-click the files while in WindowsExplorer.

    Free Mac Windows Linux Wine

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  • Ark

    Ark is a program for viewing, extracting, creating and modifying archives. Ark can handle various archive formats such as tar, gzip, bzip2, zip, rar, 7zip, xz, rpm, cab and deb (support for certain archive formats depend on the appropriate command-line programs being installed).

    Free Open Source Linux KDE

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  • Xarchiver

    Xarchiver is a lightweight desktop independent archive manager built with the GTK+2 toolkit. It was developed with a simple GUI which that could be used with any desktop environment and would operate using the command line rather than API calls. Xarchiver has been designed from the ground up to be fast and easy-to-use. Its user interface is clean and intuitive, and does not include any confusing or useless options.

    Free Open Source Linux BSD Xfce

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  • Info-ZIP

    Info-ZIP is a set of open-source software to handle ZIP archives. It has been in circulation since 1989. It consists of 4 separately-installable packages: the Zip and UnZip command-line utilities; and WiZ and MacZip, which are graphical user interfaces for archiving programs in Microsoft Windows and classic MacOS, respectively.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    • Discontinued No updates since 2008
  • Free ARC NEXT

    https://github.com/Bulat-Ziganshin/FA/blob/master/FreeArc-archive-format.md https://encode.ru/threads/2621-FreeArc-Next?highlight=arc https://encode.ru/attachment.php?attachmentid=4699&d=1475957410 An archive consists of blocks. This includes so-called SOLID BLOCKS, containing contents of files stored in the archive, and all remaining block type, collectively called CONTROL BLOCKS, holding meta-information about archive and files it contain.

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

  • unp

    is a small perl script which makes extraction of any archive files a bit easier. It support several compressors and archiver programs.

    Free Open Source Linux Xfce

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  • Gna! UnRAR

    unrar (or unrar-free in some Linux distributions) is a free software version of the non-free unrar utility that exists on many GNU/Linux systems today. It uses the GPL'd UniquE RAR Library by Christian Scheurer and Johannes Winkelmann. This program is a simple command-line front-end to this library, and can list and extract RAR archives.

    Free Open Source Linux Android Android Tablet BSD

  • Squeeze

    Default archive manager for xfce. It can be used in ubuntu with perfect integration on pcman-fm

    Free Open Source Linux Xfce

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    • Discontinued No major update since 2008.
  • CZIP

    CZIP let you create and secure your archives with Bitcoin and Altcoins payments. A file encryption tool which creates encrypted archives of arbitrary files and folders, that can be decrypted only from cryptocurrencies payments. Sell & Buy archives using Bitcoin and up to 11 altcoins: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Dash, Ripple, Dogecoin, Monero, Bitcoin Cash, Blackcoin, Vertcoin, Peercoin, Namecoin.

    Free Mac Windows Linux

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  • PKZIP

    PKZIP by PKWARE is the gold standard in data compression. PKZIP provides exceptional performance and ease of use across all enterprise operating systems.

    Commercial $ $ $ Mac Windows Linux

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