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'''7-Zip''' is a free open source archiving program that supports many different compression and package formats. It also has customizable Windows context-menu integration. It is vastly superior to WinZip and WinRar.
 
'''7-Zip''' is a free open source archiving program that supports many different compression and package formats. It also has customizable Windows context-menu integration. It is vastly superior to WinZip and WinRar.
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==Personal==
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7-Zip is my primary compression utility. Although [[PeaZip]] supports more formats, I do not like the bloated interface of PeaZip, so I stick with 7-Zip.
  
 
==Supported Formats==
 
==Supported Formats==
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Revision as of 09:35, 23 October 2020

The 7-Zip file browser.

7-Zip is a free open source archiving program that supports many different compression and package formats. It also has customizable Windows context-menu integration. It is vastly superior to WinZip and WinRar.

Personal

7-Zip is my primary compression utility. Although PeaZip supports more formats, I do not like the bloated interface of PeaZip, so I stick with 7-Zip.

Supported Formats

Format Read Write
7Z Yes Yes
ARJ Yes
BZIP Yes
BZIP2 Yes Yes
CAB Yes
CPIO Yes
DEB Yes
DMG Yes
FAT Yes
GZIP Yes Yes
HFS Yes
ISO Yes
JAR Yes
LHA Yes
LZH Yes
LZMA Yes
NTFS Yes
RAR Yes
RPM Yes
SQUASHFS Yes
SWM Yes
TAR Yes Yes
VHD Yes
WIM Yes Yes
XAR Yes
XZ Yes Yes
ZIP Yes Yes

Links

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