PowerArchiver offers hundreds of features, yet remains easy to use, small and fast. Novice users will find a familiar interface complete with tutorial and detailed help, while more experienced users can take advantage of full Explorer integration, multiple encryption methods and advanced compression algorithms.
Here is a brief list of some of the key features found in PowerArchiver:
- Preview Window
- Full Windows Vista Support
- Superior ZIP Support
- 7-Zip Compression
- Multiple Formats Support Including ISO
- New Queue System (Add/Extract/Backup) and PowerArchiver Starter
- Unmatched Security
- Automated Backups
- Guaranteed Compatibility and Explorer Integration
- Compression Profiles
- Useful Tools
Save setup choices in registry (checkboxes).
Add RWZ to the compressed extensions in strong/fast modes for faster compression.
Change reflate/hif codec switches for better compression, cpu utilization.
Speed up .pa file list loading on over 300,000 files.
Add .md to the auto preview text list.
Update zstd2 to zstd3, more reliable multithreading.
Make secure aes default aes implementation in .pa format – more secure.
.pa and 7z optimized mode: write directly to archive (much faster on huge files).
Better and faster update process for .pa and .7z archives (seamless updates).
Delete does not work in .pa archives (sometimes).