7-Zip Download – Powerful ZIP, 7z, GZIP, TAR, RAR Extractor Freeware
7-Zip is not only a file archiver but also a file extrator. 7-Zip is a powerful software program I have used for years. It can reduce the size of files to save disk space by compressing files in 7z, XZ, BZIP2, GZIP, TAR, ZIP and WIM file format.
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The 7-Zip file manager is a friendly user interface, you don't need to know how to use command line to extract or pack the compression files.
The main Features of 7-Zip
- The greatest feature is.. Free! You won't pay anything for it.
- 7-Zip supports unpacking 7z, ZIP, GZIP, ARJ, BZIP2, TAR, CAB, CHM, CPIO, NSIS, RAR, RPM, UDF, WIM, DEB, DMG, HFS, ISO, LZH, LZMA, MSI, XAR and Z format.
- 7-Zip Supports packing 7z, ZIP, GZIP, TAR and BZIP2 format.
- Multilingual user interface can be changed easily andfreely. It has localizations for 41 languages!
- 7-ZIP integrates with Windows Explorer to provide context menu when you right-click on the archive file, it is very useful feature.
- New 7z format has high compression ratio by using LZMA compression technology, it has better compression ratio than any compression format.
- 7-Zip supports 256-bit AES cipher encryption in 7z and ZIP formats. It can increase the security for your archive.
- 7-ZIP provides self-extracting capability for packing files in 7z format.
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The direct download links are official, we usually provide the latest version of them, if you need to read more information about other versions of 7-Zip, please visit the official 7Zip download page, here.
There is a portable version provided by PortableApps, If you are looking for 7-ZIP Portable, please visit 7-ZIP Portable Download Page.