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Program of the Month @ (May 2005)


(file archiver with high compression ratio)
Version: 4.20
Release: May 30, 2005
Download file size: 1038 kB
License: free software distributed under the GNU LGPL.
System Requirements: Windows 98/ME/NT/2000/XP

The main features of 7-Zip:

  • High compression ratio in new 7z format with LZMA compression
  • Supported formats: 7z, ZIP, CAB, RAR, ARJ, GZIP, BZIP2, Z, TAR, CPIO, RPM and DEB
  • For ZIP and GZIP formats 7-Zip provides compression ratio that is 2-10 % better than ratio provided by PKZip and WinZip
  • Self-extracting capability for 7z format
  • Integration with Windows Shell
  • Powerful File Manager
  • Powerful command line version
  • Plugin for FAR Manager
  • Localizations for 55 languages

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