PowerArchiver v9.26.01

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PowerArchiver 9.26 is an award-winning archive utility for the Windows®
family that provides support for most compressed and encoded files, as
well as access to many powerful features and tools through an easy to use
interface that seamlessly integrates with Windows Explorer.

Superior ZIP Support
PowerArchiver offers supperior ZIP format support compared to other archivers. Here are the highlights:
Support for unlimited file size and unlimited number of files in ZIP archives
Support for advanced Deflate64 method providing higher compression ratios
ZIP AES support (both PkZip 5,1 and WZ 9.0 standards supported)
Fast and strong compression and decompression
Multiple disk spanning, with support for unlimited span sizes

7-Zip Compression
7-Zip is a new compression format featured in PowerArchiver 2004. It is an open source format, providing an open architecture and high compression ratio. 7-Zip outperforms ZIP, ACE and even RAR in many tests. However, 7-Zip's greatest strength is that it is not controlled by any organization or individual, but by an open source LGPL project to which anyone can contribute. More information on 7-Zip and its superior compression can be found at

Multiple Formats Support
PowerArchiver has native support for most popular compressed and encoded formats currently in use. All formats are fully integrated into PowerArchiver, so you can utilize all PowerArchiver tools with each of them.
Read and write support for ZIP, 7-ZIP, CAB, LHA (LZH), TAR, GZIP, BZIP2, BH, XXE, UUE, yENC, and MIME (Base 64)
Read support for: RAR, ARJ, ARC, ACE, ZOO

Unmatched Security
PowerArchiver comes with an unprecedented level of security features. Not only does it fully support the new ZIP AES standard, PowerArchiver also offers its proprietary PAE standard for additional secuirty with 5 different encryption methods. For ease of use, the PowerArchiver Password Manager will save your frequently used passwords so you do not need to remember them.
Full support for ZIP AES encryption, 128-bit/192-bit/256-bit (supports: PKZip 5.1 (full), Secure Zip 8.0 and WinZip 9.0 AE-1 & AE-2)
PAE support - Encryption of files and archives using 5 different methods: Blowfish (128-bit), DES (64-bit), Triple DES (128-bit), AES 128-bit, and AES 256-bit

Automated Backups
With PowerArchiver's Backup Express, it is a breeze to backup your files. By using a step-by-step wizard, you will be able to add files and folders, filter them based on your specifications, use 5 different compressions formats, add password protection, and even upload your backup to an FTP server directly! Backing up your important data has never been easier.

Guaranteed Compatibility and Explorer Integration
PowerArchiver has pioneered advanced Shell Extensions that let you compress, extract and encrypt files using one click from within Windows Explorer - without opening PowerArchiver. Not only that, but PowerArchiver also offers an option to use an Explorer-like interface for browsing your hard drive for archives, which also supports shell integration.

Version 9.26 [Sep 22, 2005]