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
UAC elevation for rar, 7z, pa and all other formats – New way for UAC elevation, works with all formats available in PowerArchiver.
Usability improvement in archive with single folder – Auto open first level in folder treeview when archive is opened.
Better settings saving for 7z – Save last used encryption settings for 7z format.
Usability improvement in Shell config – Ability to move Compress w Options to shell submenu.
Modern: preview toolbar missing – Fix for specific instances when the preview toolbar was missing in Modern interface.
CMD switch for starting PA in archive mode – Powerarc -archive test.zip should open archive in archive mode.
Updated Translations – Updated Dutch and Korean translations.
Encrypt tool improvement – Make “My Documents” the default folder for Browse button in Office/PDF encrypt(decrypt) tools.
Backup Improvements – Update New Backup script save dialog with better wording.
7z encryption fixes – 7z not encrypting filenames in encrypt tool is now fixed.
Password Manager improvement – Encrypt Tool saving password after archive creation added as part of PPM when enabled.
Advanced Add window changes – Remove zip archives from treeview in advanced add window.
ZIPX support improved – Better support for encrypted zipx (jpeg codec and AES encryption).
Other Improvements and Fixes – Various smaller fixes/improvements and translation updates. More than 15 issues have been closed.