WinRAR 3.90 Beta 4
WinRAR is an archiving utility that completely supports RAR and ZIP archives and is able to unpack CAB, ARJ, LZH, TAR, GZ, ACE, UUE, BZ2, JAR, ISO, 7Z, Z archives. It consistently makes smaller archives than the competition, saving disk space and transmission costs.
WinRAR offers a graphic interactive interface utilizing mouse and menus as well as the command line interface. WinRAR is easier to use than many other archivers with the inclusion of a special "Wizard" mode which allows instant access to the basic archiving functions through a simple question and answer procedure.
WinRAR offers you the benefit of industry strength archive encryption using AES (Advanced Encryption Standard) with a key of 128 bits. It supports files and archives up to 8,589 billion gigabytes in size. It also offers the ability to create selfextracting and multivolume archives. With recovery record and recovery volumes, you can reconstruct even physically damaged archives.
1. New 'Shutdown' variable in 'Software\WinRAR\Policy' registry key allows to disable "Turn PC off when done" option for security reasons. Read "Configuration settings/Registry variables" for more details.
2. Program Compatibility Assistant in Windows 7 will not display an erroneous "This program might not have installed correctly" message after closing RAR SFX archives created by this beta.
3. Improved compatibility with high DPI Windows display mode.
4. Bugs fixed:
a) beta 3 did not display archiving commands in context menu if user selected several archives;
b) beta 3 did not handle 'LongLink' records in TAR archives correctly;
c) recovery record based repair did not work correctly in previous beta versions;
d) beta 3 could display a folder icon for archived files without a file extension.